Replica of Hargreaves' Spinning Jenny
Replica of Hargreaves' Spinning Jenny, by Platt Brothers, Oldham, England
The spinning jenny, patented in 1770, led directly to Crompton's mule, but lacked most of the motions that enabled Crompton's machine to spin the finest threads
- Textiles Machinery
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- spinning machine
- derivative object
- copy - derivative object
- Platt Bros. and Co.
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