Patent Model for Engraving and Printing on Glass

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a machine for engraving, embossing, and printing on glass, using a process and machine for grinding a design into glass from an engraved metal cylinder, using emery powder. The invention was granted patent number 11189.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
patent model
machine, glass engraving and printing
date made
ca 1854
patent date
1854-06-27
maker
Whipple, Milton D.
Whipple, Lyman W.
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 19.7 cm x 44 cm x 23 cm; 7 3/4 in x 17 5/16 in x 9 1/16 in
ID Number
GA*89797.011189
patent number
011189
accession number
089797
catalog number
GA*89797.011189
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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