Glove for bayonet fencing

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Glove for bayonet fencing

Postby Thearos » 12 Apr 2016 02:06

... says the e-Bay vendor

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Antique-Bayonet ... SwNSxVQvxG

I remember similar gloves being discussed, and indeed this does look like gloves one sees on prints, etc. Is that a leather or a steel cuff ?
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Re: Glove for bayonet fencing

Postby admin » 18 Apr 2016 16:45

I have an identical one - the cuff looks like leather in real life, but it's actually a type of hard cardboard-like substance.
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Re: Glove for bayonet fencing

Postby MEversbergII » 18 Apr 2016 18:45

Talking like particle board / HDF, MDF like? Or paper fiber?

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