Handpiece, Shearing; Wolseley Sheep Shearing Machine Co. Ltd; 1900-1910; WY.1989...

Name/Title

Handpiece, Shearing

About this object

This is a Wolseley mechanical sheep shearing handpiece, manufactured in Birmingham, England, about 1910.

Maker

Wolseley Sheep Shearing Machine Co. Ltd

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1900-1910

Period

1900s

Place Made

Europe, United Kingdom, England, Birmingham

Medium and Materials

inorganic, processed material, metal, iron
inorganic, processed material, metal, steel (?)

Inscription and Marks

Engraved into top: 'WOLSELEY
PAT 5483
WOLSELEY
HARDENED'
Handwritten in white marked on side: 'WY 89 520'

Measurements

h 315 mm x w 80 mm x d 60 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Agriculture

Object Type

occupation-based equipment

Object number

WY.1989.520

Copyright Licence  

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1900s
Agriculture

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