Boxing Gloves

Object number

LDVAL 2008.21.1

Description

A pair of boxing gloves worn by Kevin Mitchell during his March 8th 2008 British Super-feather weight bout against Johansen. 8 oz. Signed and annotated. Kevin has lived in Dagenham all his life.

Physical description

Pair of red leather boxing gloves with black piping and laces. Lined with black nylon. With black and white Everlast transfer on back of hand and black and white Everlast label sewn on back of wrist.

Condition

Good

Type

Boxing Gloves

Size

Whole length: 290mm
width: 160mm
Depth: 80mm

Collection type

Social history

Inscription

Signature Written On back of both gloves: K. Mitchell
Inscription Written On back of right glove: Array

Alternative reference

Entry Number 1744 (2008-09-24)

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Metadata
InstitutionValence House Museum
TypeBoxing Gloves
Collection typeSocial history