Patent model for printers' chases

Patent model for printers' chases

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for an adjustable type chase that could be clamped onto the type, avoiding the use of quoins; the invention was granted patent number 108759.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1870
patent date
1870-11-01
patentee
Clements, Thomas A.
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 4 cm x 36.5 cm x 47.5 cm; 1 9/16 in x 14 3/8 in x 18 11/16 in
ID Number
GA.89797.108759
accession number
089797
patent number
108759
catalog number
GA*89797.108759
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Work
Industry & Manufacturing
Communications
Patent Models
Patent Models, Graphic Arts
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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