Model of Bodmer's carding engine.

Made:
1820-1824 in United Kingdom
patentee:
John George Bodmer

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Model of two carding engines arranged so as to combine their slivers (scale 1:8), patentee John George Bodmer, unsigned, United Kingdom, 1820-1824

Details

Category:
Textiles Machinery
Object Number:
1857-115
Materials:
brass, brass (copper, zinc alloy), complete, mahogany (wood) and steel (metal)
type:
model - representation
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
credit:
Bodmer, R.