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22798Re: archery glove photos

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  • jameswolfden
    May 15, 2007
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      I have just posted a jpg of the painting in the files section.

      James
      (who doesn't plan on taking up hand modelling anytime soon)


      --- In SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com, "J. Hughes" <jphughessr@...>
      wrote:
      >
      > Any chance we could see the original image that the glove was
      taken from?
      >
      > Charles O'Connor
      >
      > ghmargaret <ghmargaret@...> wrote:
      > Greetings
      >
      > I have posted photos of a three-fingered archery glove here:
      >
      > http://ph.groups.yahoo.com/group/SCA-Archery/photos/browse/71b2?c=
      >
      > They are in the photos section of this group.
      >
      > This was taken from a Hans Burgmair painting "Die Basilika S.
      Croce" done in 1504. I call it a
      > late 15th-early 16th century glove.
      >
      > It was done in deerskin with extra padding on the palm-side of the
      fingers. The detail work is
      > done in pigskin suede. Thread was artificial sinew and linen.
      Stitched by hand. This is the
      > first glove I have done for someone else and the fourth glove
      (well the other three were pairs)
      > I have made.
      >
      > The glove was done for my lord, James Wolfden, for his string
      hand, and should be worked
      > in nicely by the end of the month.
      >
      > Enjoy,
      > Margaret Hamilton of Stirlingshire
      >
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