- Patent model molding machine. Deep rectangular box form with open top and bottom, sides joined by screws. Has shaped curved legs which are continuations of side pieces. Spout form on wedge attached to front. Inside is revolving drum with blades that is truned by the handle on the outside. Four grooved pieces of loose wood tied to handle. Engraved in script on side opposite handle and above gear: "John Jones / Machine for Making Candles / Clay pipe / Hollow brick &c."
- Currently not on view
- Object Name
- machine, molding
- date made
- ca 1880
- Physical Description
- metal, brass (overall material)
- overall: 9 in x 8 in x 6 1/4 in; 22.86 cm x 20.32 cm x 15.875 cm
- ID Number
- catalog number
- accession number
- Data Source
- National Museum of American History
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