Patent model for the art of decorating wood and other opaque bodies

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for the art of decorating wood and other opaque bodies; for coating the surface, for decorating with bright metal foil, or polished metal, then painting and lacquering over that metallic base to produce brilliancy in the design. The invention was granted patent number 333127.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1885
patent date
1885-12-29
patentee
Hyland, William
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 cm x 12.7 cm x 10.2 cm; 1 3/16 in x 5 in x 4 in
ID Number
GA*89797.333127
accession number
089797
patent number
333127
catalog number
GA*89797.333127
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Industry & Manufacturing
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Patent Models, Graphic Arts
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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