Patent Model for a Typecasting Machine

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a typecasting machine which was granted patent number 4072. The patent details further developments on David Bruce's pivotal typecaster.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
patent model
machine, typecasting
date made
ca 1845
patent date
1845-06-07
maker
Bruce, Jr., David
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 20 cm x 11.6 cm x 15.8 cm; 7 7/8 in x 4 9/16 in x 6 1/4 in
ID Number
GA*89797.004072
accession number
089797
patent number
004072
catalog number
GA*89797.004072
See more items in
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

Comments

Add a comment about this object