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Plate (cobblers)

Plate (cobblers)

Catalogue No. UIG_2004_0021_021

Gaelic: Cruidhean

English: Plate - Cobblers

Horseshoe shaped plate, made of forged iron, for the heels of shoes. Has 6 rectangular nail holes.

Used at Grasabhaig and Gleann Ruadh, Geshader by shoemaker

Donor Information: Angus Macdonald 13 Carishader, tools used by his father
Donald Macdonald, The Geshader Shoemaker.

Location: Uig Museum 24.02.04

Length: 88mm

Width: 92mm

Title: Plate (cobblers)
Record Type: Objects and Artefacts
Type: Shoemaker Tools
Period: 20th century
Record Maintained By: CEU
Subject Id: 11984