Patent model for printers' furniture

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for printers' furniture which was granted patent number 141450. Furniture of a single length was used, and each piece was slotted horizontally from each end to near the middle, so that the side and end pieces could be fitted through each other.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
manufacture, printers furniture
date made
ca 1873
patent date
1873-08-05
patentee
Montague, Harlan P.
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1.5 cm x 19 cm x 16.6 cm; 9/16 in x 7 1/2 in x 6 9/16 in
ID Number
GA*89797.141450
accession number
089797
patent number
141450
catalog number
GA*89797.141450
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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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