Re: [SCA-Archery] Looking for Non-leather Gloves
- Deb, most people who are allergic to leather are actually allergic to some of
the chemicals used in curing the animal hides. "leather" can be specific to
cattle hide or generic to any animal hide that is cured for use. Actually, your
deer hide idea would be ggood if the person could get hold off some "brain
tanned" deerhide. This is the method used by the american indian.
> I don't know anything about animal hides, but I thought leather came from
> cattle. So I didn't think deer skin was the same, I could be wrong (wouldn't
> be the first time ). Sorry if it's the same I was just trying to help.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Eadric Anstapa <smills@...>
> To: <SCA-Archery@egroups.com>
> Sent: Monday, October 02, 2000 8:14 PM
> Subject: Re: [SCA-Archery] Looking for Non-leather Gloves
> > Why wouldn't "Deer Skin" be leather?
> > -Eadric
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "dajdan" <dajdan@...>
> > > HI,
> > > I think the traditional archery shop in my area has deer skin gloves.
> I'm going tomorrow (need tips for sons arrows) I will find out if they have
> a web site. If they don't and you can't find them anywhere else. I could get
> it and mail it to you. I think the glove was around $15.00 or $16.00. I'll
> let you know tomorrow.
> > > Deb
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