Wood, lether, metal
Overall: 10 x 9 3/4 x 3/4 in. ( 25.4 x 24.8 x 1.9 cm )
carved: center, outside: "NATHAN R BOLTON / MASSACHUSETTS / No 6 / WOOL" carved: above maker's carving: "UP"
Pair of wooden hand carders, working surface of each has a piece of leather studded with thin iron teeth, the leather is nailed onto the card.
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
The George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
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