Patent Model of a Book-stitching Machine

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a book-stitching machine which was granted patent number 197575. The patent details a shuttle sewing machine for stitching productions such as pamphlets, catalogs and periodicals, with a continuously lubricated needle. Patentee Carl Theine was from Minden, Germany.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1877
patent date
1877-11-27
maker
Theine, Carl
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 19.5 cm x 23.5 cm x 28.8 cm; 7 11/16 in x 9 1/4 in x 11 5/16 in
ID Number
GA.89797.197575
catalog number
GA*089797.197575
accession number
089797
patent number
197575
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Industry & Manufacturing
Communications
Patent Models
Patent Models, Graphic Arts
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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