Patent Model of a Machine for Cutting Paper Collars

Description (Brief):

This patent model demonstrates an invention for a machine for cutting paper collars and simultaneously indenting them with imitation stitches or printing them with ornamental devices; the invention was granted patent number 56679.

Description (Brief)

J. F. Tapley, a bookbinder and a prolific inventor, founded the bookbinding J. F. Tapley Company in 1850. The company survived until its merger in 1970.

Date Made: ca 1866Patent Date: 1866-07-24

Maker: Tapley, Jesse F.Tapley, George W.

Location: Currently not on view

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Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: GA.24592Patent Number: 056679Accession Number: 1977.0968Catalog Number: GA*24592

Object Name: machine, cutting paper collarsObject Type: Patent Model

Physical Description: metal (overall material)wood (overall material)Measurements: overall: 12 cm x 16.5 cm x 26 cm; 4 3/4 in x 6 1/2 in x 10 1/4 in


Record Id: nmah_998794

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