Antique Horse Hair and Leather Boxing Gloves c.1920
Original boxing gloves with brown leather filled with horse hair. The leather is very soft and in good condition. Stamped "Stall & Dean" on each glove.
CREATOR Stall and Dean Sporting Goods Manufacturers Company.
- DATE OF MANUFACTURE c.1920-1930.
- MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES Leather, Horse Hair.
- CONDITION Good. Wear consistent with age and use.
- DIMENSIONS H 12 in. x W 8 in. x D 6 in.
The Stall and Dean Sporting Goods Manufacturers Company was founded in 1898 and is one of the oldest sporting goods companies in the country. It first produced baseball, basketball and football uniforms along with football helmets. They soon expanded to uniforms and equipment for a variety of sports and was the first company to manufacture hockey uniforms and equipment.