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Object Name Mitten
Material Wool yarn
Used Blue Mountain Lake
Description Pair of Buff Mittens
Buff, or double-knit mittens, were warm and durable but limited movement of fingers as well as sense of touch. They were used primarily for activities such as driving a team of horses or shoveling, that didn't require precise hand movement
Collection CD20A Men's Clothing Accessories
Catalog Number 1957.127.0003
Other number AM 0819
Imagefile 051\1957.127.0003.JPG
Species Mitten