Patent Model of a Type-dressing Machine

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a machine for dressing and finishing the four sides, the shoulders, and the edges of type; the invention was granted patent number 60450.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1866
patent date
1866-12-11
maker
Welch, Patrick
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 28 cm x 31.5 cm x 20 cm; 11 in x 12 3/8 in x 7 7/8 in
ID Number
GA*89797.060450
patent number
060450
accession number
089797
catalog number
GA*89797.060450
subject
Work
Industry & Manufacturing
Communications
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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