Patent Model of an Apparatus for Type Rubbing

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for an apparatus for type rubbing which was granted patent number 39940. It was particularly applicable to the type-dressing machine patented by Daniel Moore in 1855.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
patent model; machine, type rubbing
date made
ca 1863
patent date
1863-09-15
patentee
Moore, William
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2.4 cm x 14.2 cm x 6 cm; 15/16 in x 5 19/32 in x 2 3/8 in
ID Number
GA*89797.039946
patent number
039946
accession number
089797
catalog number
GA*89797.039946
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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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