Electric Comb

White's Manufacturing Company Limited, Manufacturer


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Maker and Role
White's Manufacturing Company Limited, Manufacturer
Description
A metal comb, silver-coloured handle with a smooth finish. The handle is hollow to store the batteries. There are 17 pairs of wavy metal teeth embedded into a plastic base which has 2 white rivets on either side. Encased in a cardboard box, hinged at one end to form a complete cover. Maker's name is embossed in the top left hand corner of the lid. Also a paper leaflet is enclosed, clearly outlining the directions for use onto a single sheet. This sheet folds into half along its entire length to conveniently fit into the box.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal
Processed Material/Synthetic/Plastic
Processed Material/Paper/Cardboard
Processed Material/Paper
Signature/Marks and Type
WHITE'S MANfc. Co. Ltd. PAT.No.9979.27. Embossed
WHITE'S ELECTRIC COMB MADE IN ENGLAND Embossed
Patents No./ 280308/ 291649 Printed
Accession No
F2496.2005
Credit Line
White's Manufacturing Company Limited. Electric Comb, F2496.2005. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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