Whittemore Cotton Carding Paddles (c 1862) and Spindle

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  • Item Category: Antiquities
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jan 12, 2007
  • Channel: Auction House

The Only Genuine
OLD WHITTEMORE PATENT
IMPROVED
No. 10
COTTON
L.S. Watson & Co
Leicester, MASS
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Live on a cotton farm? Have a spinning wheel? Have a loom? Do you have an "Early American" or "Colonial" style home? You have been looking for this item to complete your collection. This item is used along with a "spinning wheel" for the process of making yarn or thread.
===== Condition: Very Good =====
Shows signs of use on edges of wire side. Wires are mostly straight and in usable condition. Lettering is faded in some areas, but mostly readable. Bright spot over the word "Patent" is glare from a shinny spot.
===== Specifications: =====
Paddle:
Height: 4 1/8 inches - Handles 4 3/4 inches more
Width: 10 1/4 inches
Thickness: 1/2 inches approx. each
Composition: Wood and wire.
Age: c 1862 according to web info
Spindle:
Height: 12 inches
Width: 3 1/2 inches
Thickness: 3/8 inches approx. shaft
Composition: Wood
Age: Unknown
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