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Hand Card

Description

Hand card; oak back; beech handle; leather and steel parts.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Inscriptions
"A. USHER" (stamped)
Associated Building
Used At Rebecca Nurse Homestead Main House.
Material
beech (wood)
leather
oak (wood)
steel (alloy)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Places
New England (United States) [general region]
Descriptive terms
beech (wood)
Card, Hand
carding
leather
oak (wood)
steel (alloy)
Textile machinery
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
9 1/2 x 9 3/4 x 2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1927.2425
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
31810

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