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Object Name Gear, Cockfighting
Catalog Number 1982.20.14
Maker Moore, Forrest F.
Date ca. 1935
Material(s) Wood; leather; steel; fabric
Dimensions H-1.5 W-4 D-8.5 inches
Description This pair of gaffs with leather (1982.20.14a,b) is part of a larger collection of cockfighting equipment. These are made of leather straps and with silver spur or hook. The hook is sewn onto the leather.
Notes This pair of gaffs with leather (1982.20.14a,b) is part of a larger collection of cockfighting equipment.

There is also a collection of periodicals and correspondance associated with this collection in KHS Library, #1274.
Collection Forrest F. Moore Collection
People Moore, Forrest F.
Subjects Cockfighting
Animal fighting
Equipment
Search Terms Franklin County
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS