Patent Model for a Type Mold

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a type mold which was granted patent number 5846. The Universal Hand Type-Mold cast type of any size.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
patent model
mold, type
date made
ca 1848
Date made
1848
patent date
1848-10-10
maker
Day, Hartley W.
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 21 cm x 12 cm x 9.5 cm; 8 1/4 in x 4 3/4 in x 3 3/4 in
ID Number
1996.0062.06
patent number
005846
accession number
1996.0062
catalog number
1996.0062.06
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Work
Industry & Manufacturing
Communications
Patent Models
Patent Models, Graphic Arts
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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