Invention for Improvement in Fishing Reels

Description (Brief)
MacCord's "Fishing Reel" included a detachable fishing-reel spool, allowing for greater ease of exchange of the spool from one reel to another.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
fishing reel model
patent model, fishing reel
reel, fishing
date made
ca 1874
1874
patent date
1874-02-10
inventor
MacCord, Charles W.
Physical Description
metal, brass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8 cm x 8 cm x 8 cm; 3 5/32 in x 3 5/32 in x 3 5/32 in
associated place
United States: New Jersey, Weehawken
ID Number
CL*59.0042
patent number
147,414
accession number
89797
catalog number
59.0042
subject
Sports
Fishing
Patent Models
See more items in
Culture and the Arts: Sport and Leisure
Patent Models
Invention and the Patent Model
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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