Patent Model of a Paper-ruling Machine

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a paper-ruling machine which was granted patent number 155815. The patent details mechanisms for the control of the striker, or pen-lifting apparatus.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
patent model; machine, paper ruling
date made
ca 1874
patent date
1874-10-13
maker
Tregurtha, James
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
cloth (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 26 cm x 16.3 cm x 30 cm; 10 1/4 in x 6 7/16 in x 11 13/16 in
ID Number
GA*89797.155815
patent number
155815
accession number
089797
catalog number
GA*89797.155815
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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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