Percolator

Description:

Patent model for George McPherson, “Percolator,” U.S. Patent 162,673 (April 27, 1875). McPherson lived in Chicago.

Location: Currently not on view

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MG.M-04370Accession Number: 89797Catalog Number: M-04370Patent Number: 162,673

Object Name: percolator, patent modelpill tilepatent model

Measurements: overall: 2 1/4 in x 12 in x 2 3/8 in; 5.715 cm x 30.48 cm x 6.0325 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-4d6b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1445216

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