Patent model for adjustable card guides for Gordon presses

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for two hinged plates representing the platen of the Gordon press and the shaft below it, on which the guides were mounted; the invention was granted patent number 111304.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1871
patent date
1871-01-31
patentee
Bevans, Alexander L.
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 6 cm x 19.2 cm x 29.5 cm; 2 3/8 in x 7 9/16 in x 11 5/8 in
ID Number
GA.89797.111304
accession number
089797
patent number
111304
catalog number
GA*89797.111304
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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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