Test your Macclesfield silk industry knowledge….We’ve five downloadable mystery object question and answer sheets from our collection for you to enjoy!
Mystery Object 3
Mystery Object 6
In Paradise Mill we have a number of original hand looms. To weave on them you need this object.
What material is it made from? Natural or synthetic (made by a person)?
What is it called? Why do you think this object is called what it is?
Can you think of anything else with that name?
Can you think of any dangers in using this object?
Can you spot the white furry material near gold thread in the photo?
What do you think it is made from?