Carding Comb

R. McIntyre, Manufacturer

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R. McIntyre, Manufacturer
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.
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McIntyre Glasgow Inscribed
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R. McIntyre. Carding Comb, 1972.253.4. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).

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