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Shears, Fuller's

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Copyright Renwick Museum and Watson Memorial Library
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Collection RML (unaccessioned) General
Description Small shears with steel blades and a brass spring, used in a woolen mill in Scotland. There is a makers mark on one of the blades but it is unreadable.
Used by Mrs. C. Jordan, who at the age of 10 years worked in a Glasgow Woollen Mill. Her weekly wage was 10 cents, work lasted from 6am - 6pm
Donated by Dolly Jordan and Mrs John Wemyss
DSCF 6061
Object ID RML0.800.0078
Object Name Shears, Fuller's
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Last modified on: December 19, 2014