Grail

Details
Object number
WCHL : 222

Description

A combmaker's hand file or grail used for pointing the teeth on combs. The flat file is set into a wooden handle. This type of file was in use until c. the early 1800s. This item forms part of the Worshipful Company of Horners collection.
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Dimensions
Width
45mm
Length
205mm
Method
Material
wood
metal
steel
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