Hargraves's Spinning Jenny, 1760. A modern

Hargraves's Spinning Jenny, 1760. A modern
3 8 c m
40cm
actual image size: 32cm x 30cm

Description

Hargraves's Spinning Jenny, 1760. A modern reconstruction of the original jenny described in Hargraves's patent of 1760. The spinner turned the driving wheel with his right hand, causing the sixteen spindles to rotate, and managed the draw bar with his left hand.

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10209144

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