Patent Model of a Type-Distributing Machine

Description (Brief):

This patent model demonstrates an invention for a type-distributing machine which was granted patent number 10656. The rotary distributer, used notched type. The specification includes a brief description of other distributers of his day--the Gaubert, Clay and Rosenberg, and Sorenson machines.

Date Made: ca 1854Patent Date: 1854-03-21

Patentee: Beaumont, Victor

Location: Currently not on view

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Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: GA.89797.010656Patent Number: 010656Accession Number: 089797Catalog Number: GA*89797.010656

Object Name: patent modelMachine, Type ComposingObject Type: Patent ModelOther Terms: Machine, Type Composing; Machine, Distributing

Physical Description: metal (overall material)wood (overall material)Measurements: overall: 27 cm x 32 cm x 32 cm; 10 5/8 in x 12 5/8 in x 12 5/8 in


Record Id: nmah_998746

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