1858 - James E. A. Gibbs Sewing Machine Patent Model

Description:

James E. A. Gibbs of Millpoint, Virginia, and of Willcox and Gibbs Sewing Machine Company; Improvement in Sewing Machine Patent Model. Patent Number 21,129 - Issued August 10, 1858.

Date Made: 1858August 10, 1858Associated Dates: 1858 08 10 / 1858 08 10

Maker: Gibbs, James E. A.Gibbs

Location: Currently not on view

Associated Place: United States

See more items in: Home and Community Life: Textiles, Sewing Machines

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: TE.T06177.000Accession Number: 89797Catalog Number: T06177.000

Object Name: sewing machine patent model

Physical Description: metal (overall material)Measurements: overall: 9 in x 11 in x 6 in; 22.86 cm x 27.94 cm x 15.24 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-73d2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1096486

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