Patent Model for a Type Mold

Description (Brief):

This patent model demonstrates an invention for a type mold which was granted patent number 5846. The Universal Hand Type-Mold cast type of any size.

Date Made: ca 1848Date Made: 1848Patent Date: 1848-10-10

Maker: Day, Hartley W.

Location: Currently not on view

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Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1996.0062.06Patent Number: 005846Accession Number: 1996.0062Catalog Number: 1996.0062.06

Object Name: patent modelmold, typeObject Type: Patent ModelOther Terms: mold, type; patent model; type mold; type manufacture

Physical Description: metal (overall material)Measurements: overall: 21 cm x 12 cm x 9.5 cm; 8 1/4 in x 4 3/4 in x 3 3/4 in


Record Id: nmah_997679

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