Toy Punch Press

Description (Brief)
This toy punch press was manufactured by an unknown maker during the early 20th century. The toy punch press was made of cast metal and could be powered by connecting its pulley directly to an engine or a line shaft.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
toy, punch press
date made
ca 1900
Physical Description
white metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall - from catalog card: 4 1/2 in; 11.43 cm
overall: 4 1/2 in x 1 7/8 in x 1 7/8 in; 11.43 cm x 4.7625 cm x 4.7625 cm
ID Number
MC*329086
catalog number
329086
accession number
278175
subject
Engineering Steam Toys and Models
Engineering, Building, and Architecture
Family & Social Life
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Engineering Steam Toys and Models
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Bequest of the Estate of Greville I. Bathe
maker referenced
Maass, Eleanor A.. Greville Bathe's "Theatre of Machines": The Evolution of a Scholar and His Collection

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