Patent Model for a Paper-Folding Machine

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a paper-folding machine which was granted patent number 7722. It was a machine for folding sheets of paper by forcing them between plates.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
patent model
machine, paper folding
date made
ca 1850
patent date
1850-10-15
maker
Snow, George K.
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 28 cm x 18 cm x 23.8 cm; 11 in x 7 1/16 in x 9 3/8 in
ID Number
GA*89797.007722
accession number
89797
patent number
007722
catalog number
GA*89797.007722
subject
Work
Industry & Manufacturing
Communications
Patent Models, Graphic Arts
Patent Models
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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