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
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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