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
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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