Carding Comb

R. McIntyre, Manufacturer


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Maker and Role
R. McIntyre, Manufacturer
Description
Carding comb also known as a wool carder. Square wooden base with several short steel bristles. Attached is a wooden handle for a firm grip. This comb is used to brush and detangle wool. The steel bristles are fixed on some kind of canvas base which has been nailed into the wood all around.
Media/Materials
Organic/Vegetal/Wood
Processed Material/Metal/Alloy/Steel
Processed Material/Textile/Canvas
Signature/Marks and Type
McIntyre Glasgow Inscribed
Accession No
1972.253.4
Credit Line
R. McIntyre. Carding Comb, 1972.253.4. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
Maker
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