Patent Model of an Ink-feeding Device for a Paper-ruling Machine

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for an ink-feeding device for a paper ruling machine; the invention was granted patent number 208592. The patent describes a device to avoid overcharging pens with ink when the ruling machine was at rest.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
apparatus, ink feeding
date made
ca 1878
patent date
1878-10-01
maker
Handy, William
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 14 cm x 31 cm x 28 cm; 5 1/2 in x 12 3/16 in x 11 in
ID Number
GA*89797.208592
patent number
208592
accession number
089797
catalog number
GA*89797.208592
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Industry & Manufacturing
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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