Leabarjan Music Roll Perforator

Leabarjan Music Roll Perforator

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Description (Brief)

This music roll perforator was made by Leabarjan Mfg. Co., Hamilton, Ohio, after 1911. It is a hand- operated perforator for making 65 or 88 note piano rolls.

This perforator features U.S. Patent number Pat.1005562, dated October 10, 1911 issued to John Curtis Lease for a music roll punch.

Currently not on view
Object Name
music roll perforator
date made
after 1911
Leabarjan Manufacturing Company
place made
United States: Ohio, Hamilton
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
overall: largest part: 14 in x 16 1/2 in x 21 1/4 in; 35.56 cm x 41.91 cm x 53.975 cm
overall: smallest part: 1/4 in x 3/4 in;.635 cm x 1.905 cm
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accession number
catalog number
patent number
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Carroll W. Hughes and Mrs. Guy W. Starling
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Culture and the Arts: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Mechanical Musical Instruments
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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