Glue comb

identifier

ID 788

morphology

craft

holotype

MOT V 91.0050 L=11,5cm WD=3cm WT=137gr. Inscription: PASTE SPREADER # 7 HARDWARE PRODUCTS CO NEW YORK 7. N.Y. MADE IN U.S.A.
alias
paste spreader (syn.)
alias
glue spreader (syn.)
alias
tiler's comb (syn.)
description

This manual tool consists of a sturdy, rectangular, steel blade that has relatively short (approx. 2-3 mm) and wide (approx. 2-3 mm) rectangular teeth at the bottom and which is set in the top a hollow metal handle in cross section. It is used, among other things, by the tiler to spread glue. [MOT