Hole Punch - Maun Industries, Leather, circa 1980s Object Reg. No: SH 932059

Leather hole punch manufactured by Maun Industries, England circa 1980s. It was used to punch holes in the back of the palms in order to lace them up.
Two handled tool with two prongs which push together to punch holes. One prong has circular head with rotating series of different sized hole punches.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Royal Victorian Institute for the Blind (RVIB), 1993
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 23.00 cm (Height), 1.80 cm (Width), 12.50 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: trades, working life, industries, disability organisations, sheltered workshops, visual impairment, matmaking
Themes this item is part of: Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Health Organisations
Tertiary Classification: occupational therapy tools & equipment
Inscriptions: Punched into metal: MAUN INDUSTRIES/ ENGLAND/MADE IN ENGLAND/NO2230.
Manufacturer: Maun Industries, England, Great Britain, circa 1980s
Place & Date Used: Royal Victorian Institute for the Blind (RVIB), Prahran, Victoria, Australia, circa 1980-1992
References: Malcolm Fraser - R.V.I.B. Factory workshop supervisor Tom Jennings - R.V.I.B. Factory worker

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