Riches of Clare Exhibition - Energy 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.

Boxing Gloves

Michael Mc Tigue, Kilnamona won the World Light
Heavyweight Championship using these gloves on 17 March, 1923, defeating "Battling Siki" in a fight held in Dublin.

Riches of Clare - Kilnamona’s World Champ
Clare Champion, Friday, November 21, 2003

Ref: 2000.8-9

Boxing Gloves 2000.8-9
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