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
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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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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