Item Details

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Image Reference Number: ENBW02_16_01
Title: Ercol: Timber Matching
Photographer: unknown
Decade: 1960-1969
Manufacturer: Furniture Industries Ltd.
Places: High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
Description: B/W film negative showing: Ercol employee checking the machined timber and matching it for butt joining. This will be carefully achieved by looking at grain patterns and grain direction, so that the final part will stay flat and be aesthetically pleasing.
Notes: This photo appears to be from the same batch as other photos taken by Terry Rand and dating from the early 1960s.
Concepts:
furniture
,
timber
   
Technical Terms & Materials:
matching
   
Copyright: contact HWeFA for details about re-use of this image
Collection Title: HWeFA
Object Type: negative, film
Object Dimensions (cm.): 6 x 6
Colour Type: black and white
Cataloguer: Sharon Grover
Date Catalogued: Wed Feb 06 00:00:00 GMT 2008
Auto ID Number: 970
Categories: People/ People at Work, Furniture Manufacturing/ Raw Materials