Patent model for printers' quoins

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for quoins slotted together along the oblique side, which included a key for their adjustment; the invention was granted patent number 228410. (Carlo Squintani was from London, England.)
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1880
patent date
1880-06-01
maker
Squintani, Carlo G.
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 in x 2 in x 6 in; 2.54 cm x 5.08 cm x 15.24 cm
ID Number
1996.0062.17
patent number
228410
accession number
1996.0062
catalog number
1996.0062.17
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Culture and the Arts: Graphic Arts
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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