Washboard Patent Model

Washboard Patent Model

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Object Name
washboard
patent date
1876-12-19
place patented
United States: New York, Johnstown
place owned
United States: California, Santa Monica
Physical Description
wood (frame material)
zinc (scrubbing surface material)
Measurements
overall: 12 1/2 in x 6 3/4 in x 3/4 in; 31.75 cm x 17.145 cm x 1.905 cm
rubbing surface: 6 1/2 in x 5 1/2 in; 16.51 cm x 13.97 cm
ID Number
1986.0526.4
accession number
1986.0526
catalog number
1986.0526.4
patent number
185553
subject
Household Tools and Equipment
Laundry
Patent Models
Woman
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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