Patent model for picture frames

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a frame constructed in three parts: a backboard holding the picture, a frame, and a glazed box covering and protecting the frame; all were hinged together, for easy access and cleaning. The invention was granted patent number 190068.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
manufacture, picture frames
patent model
date made
ca 1877
patent date
1877-04-24
maker
Odenbaugh, Frank
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5 cm x 29.2 cm x 24.7 cm; 1 15/16 in x 11 1/2 in x 9 3/4 in
ID Number
1997.0198.12
accession number
1997.0198
patent number
190068
catalog number
1997.0198.12
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Industry & Manufacturing
Communications
Patent Models
Patent Models, Graphic Arts
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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