Patent model for fastening wood blocks for engravers

Patent model for fastening wood blocks for engravers

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for improvements to the common method of fastening composite wood blocks together with bolts; the invention was granted patent number 43057. Wells was the proprietor of a wood type manufactory.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1864
patent date
1864-06-07
maker
Wells, Heber
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2.5 cm x 11.3 cm x 6 cm; in x 4 7/16 in x 2 3/8 in
ID Number
GA.89797.043057
patent number
043057
accession number
089797
catalog number
GA*89797.043057
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Industry & Manufacturing
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Patent Models, Graphic Arts
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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