Re: when did stitching horses come into being?
- --- In Authentic_SCA@yahoogroups.com, "Jeff Gedney" <gedney1@i...> wrote:
> Looking for illustrations of tradesmen, I see a lot of examples ofI'm here, I'm here (just off line a lot lately while I'm trying to get
> leather workers sewing stuff whill holding it clamped between the
> knees, none using anything like a horse, but this is a purely
> cursory glance on line.
> People who have done more research into period letherworking (like
> Marc Carlson) might be able to give you a more definitive answer,
> but my initial impression is that stitching ponies and horses are
> probably not period.
work done on this stupid book).
The clamp (clam) held between the knees does seem to be the version
that appears in Garsault.