Riches of Clare Exhibition - Energy

...to collect, preserve, interpret and display the material culture relating to the history of County Clare, both in the museum building and online,
as an educational resource and a socially inclusive cultural service for the people of Clare and visiting tourists.



Hurling Ball, 1914

This ball was used when Clare won its first All-Ireland Hurling title against Laois on 18th October 1914.

The team coach was Jim O’Hehir, and his son Micheál was to become a famous commentator of many televised All-Ireland Finals in later years.

Ref: 2000.7

 

Hurling Ball 2000.7
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