Asbestos Paint

Asbestos Paint

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Description
Arza T. Lyon, of Cincinnati, developed an improved “asbestos mastic and paint.” This is the model he submitted with his patent application.
Ref: Arza T. Lyon, “Improvement in Paint Compounds,” U.S. Patent 164,851 (June 2, 1875), assigned to The Indestructible Building Material Company of Ohio.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Asbestos Paint
patent assigned to
Lyon, Arza T.
Measurements
bottle 1: 95 mm x 42 mm; 3 3/4 in x 1 5/8 in
bottle 2: 102 mm x 54 mm; 4 in x 2 1/8 in
ID Number
1980.0016.3
catalog number
1980.16.3
accession number
1980.0016
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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