1990.005.015

Catalog Date: 
06/24/2009
Gparent: 
9: Recreational Artifacts
Object Name: 
Ball
Parent: 
Toy
Provenance: 
Donated by the Basque Government and could be used for a sports exhibit with other balls to show the difference in Pelota games
Record As: 
Gift
Record Date: 
Mar-90
Record From: 
Eusko Jaurlaritza (Basque Government)
Subjects: 
Handball Mano Pelota Ball
Ball used for Pelota, notably the handball type of Pelota, Mano; leather encased ball with white leather; soft on he outside with stitching that looks similar to a baseball but the stitches are inverted and facing the inside of the ball; small blue "M" between stitching on one side of the ball; if ball was used for Mano, the weight (99 grams) is similar to the weight of a Mano ball used in a 36 meter Fronton; found in CS1.Row3.SEC2.SHF4 by Jeff Washburn on 6/24/2009