Handpiece, Lister Streamline; Lister; 1900-1950; WY.1996.28.2
Handpiece, Lister StreamlineAbout this object
This is a Wolseley mechanical shearing handpiece, manufactured in Birmingham, England, about 1910.Maker
inorganic, processed material, metal, iron
inorganic, processed material, metal, steel (?)
organic, processed material, animal, skin, mammal skin, leather
Engraved into top: 'Lister
Handwritten in black maker on tension screw plate: 'WY 96 28'
l 280 mm x w 210 mm x d 65 mm (Note that joint is turned out to the side)Subject and Association Keywords
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