Patent model for machine for making book covers

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a machine that folds book cloth quickly and neatly over the boards; the invention was granted patent number 10961.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
patent model
machine, book cover making
date made
ca 1854
patent date
1854-05-23
maker
Danforth, Loring
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 24 cm x 18.5 cm x 10 cm; 9 7/16 in x 7 5/16 in x 3 15/16 in
ID Number
GA*89797.010961
patent number
010961
accession number
089797
catalog number
GA*89797.010961
subject
Work
Industry & Manufacturing
Communications
Patent Models, Graphic Arts
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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