1990.005.011

Catalog Date: 
06/24/2009
Gparent: 
9: Recreational Artifacts
Object Name: 
Paddle, Pelota
Parent: 
Sports Equipment
Provenance: 
was donated by the Basque Government and could be used with multiple paddles to show the different types of Pelota
Record As: 
Gift
Record Date: 
Mar-90
Record From: 
Eusko Jaurlaritza (Basque Government)
Subjects: 
Pelota Pala Corta Bat Paddle
Wooden Pelota paddle used for the Pala Corta of Basque Pelota; Pal Corta is played with a thick paddle and a large leather encased ball; paddle is wood, thin for a Pelota Paddle, as Pala Corta paddles are supposed to be, and is very thick at the head of the paddle; the handle is straight and has a lip at the very end that widens to one side of the paddle; no markings on it whatsoever; found in CS1.Row3.SEC2.SHF4 by Jeff Washburn on 6/24/2009