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'Airlyne' rugmaker; Slater & Wheeler, Ltd.; Unknown; CR2007.009

Name/Title
'Airlyne' rugmaker
About this object
Rug maker in box with instructions, needle threader, two wool spools and a Singercraft guide for a knife.
Maker Role
Manufacturer
Date Made
Unknown
Medium and Materials
Metal - aluminium ?, copper, brass
Wood
Yarn
Paper
Cotton
Cardboard

Inscription and Marks
On rug maker - All patent pending / THE " Airlyne" HOME RUG MAKER /CLAMP LIGHTLY ON TABLE / LUBRICATE MOVING PARTS /TO SHORTEN PILE, RAISE ADJUSTING SCREWS
On box lid - THE WORLD'S FASTEST Airlyne HOME RUGMAKER - see box for further information.
See instruction sheets for more.
Neill, Cromwell, written on green spool e.

Measurements
Rug maker tray H 115mm x L 260mm x W158mm Working arm H 12mm x L 230mm W 3mm
Strap L 730mm x W 20mm;Needle threader L 175mm;Spool d H 15mm x L 195mm x W 10mm
Spool e H 22mm x L 142mm x W 3mm
Box lid H 120mm x L 275mm x W 174mm
Box base H 219mm x L 270mm x W 165mm

Subject and Association Keywords
Tools
Textiles
Credit Line
From the Collection of the Cromwell Museum
Object Type
Tools
Object number
CR2007.009

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