Carding-tool used in the manufacture of chechias for raising the nap (pile). The carding part of the tool is made from the head of a 'chardon' (type of thistle). It is threaded onto a metal hook that fits into a narrow, hollow metal handle. A 25 centimes Tunisian coin acts as a stopper at the top of the chardon. Some red wool remains on the tool head. There is a black rubber stopper at the end of the handle.
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