Patent model for engraving machine

Description (Brief):

This patent model demonstrates an invention for an engraving machine. Maker, patent number, and date are unknown.

Date Made: ca 1870

Maker: unknown

Location: Currently not on view

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1997.0198.14Catalog Number: 1997.0198.14Accession Number: 1997.0198

Object Name: patent modelSpecimens, Wooden, Batch ofmanufacture, paper printing surfacesinkingspecimens, wooden, batch ofpress for printing from multicolor blocksObject Type: Patent Model

Physical Description: metal (overall material)Measurements: overall: 6 1/2 in x 13 in x 12 1/2 in; 16.51 cm x 33.02 cm x 31.75 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-f7b9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_687612

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