Patent Model of a Machine for Cutting the Front of Books

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a machine to cut the fronts of books to a concave form; the invention was granted patent number 59229.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1866
patent date
1866-10-30
patentee
Jones, Isaac
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 28.5 cm x 15.5 cm x 37.7 cm; 11 1/4 in x 6 1/8 in x 14 13/16 in
ID Number
GA.89797.059229
patent number
059229
accession number
089797
catalog number
GA*89797.059229
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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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