Patent Model of a Typecasting Machine

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a typecasting machine which was granted patent number 110303. The patent details a mechanism for tripping the matrix lever, and opening and closing the mold.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1870
patent date
1870-12-20
maker
Spang, William
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 19.5 cm x 14 cm x 21 cm; 7 11/16 in x 5 1/2 in x 8 1/4 in
ID Number
GA.89797.110303
patent number
110303
accession number
089797
catalog number
GA*89797.110303
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Culture and the Arts: Graphic Arts
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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