Patent Model of a Table Cabinet for Prints, Maps, Drawings, and Books

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a table with a sliding top that covered a series of slanting storage drawers for storage of prints, maps, drawings and books. The patent was granted number 350588.
Currently not on view
Object Name
manufacture, engravers table cabinet
date made
ca 1866
patent date
Heysinger, Isaac W.
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
overall: 14 cm x 16 cm x 30 cm; 5 1/2 in x 6 5/16 in x 11 13/16 in
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accession number
patent number
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Culture and the Arts: Graphic Arts
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Patent Models
Patent Models, Graphic Arts
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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