Patent model for stereotype plate holder

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a block with clamps to hold stereotype plates in position for printing. The invention was granted patent number 252694.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
manufacture, stereotype plate holder
date made
ca 1882
patent date
1882-01-24
maker
Overend, Andrew
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (part material)
Measurements
overall: 5.2 cm x 21.2 cm x 18.5 cm; 2 1/16 in x 8 3/8 in x 7 5/16 in
ID Number
GA*89797.252694
accession number
089797
patent number
252694
catalog number
GA*89797.252694
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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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