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Belt Lacing

Belt Lacing

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Object Name
patent model, belt lacing
date made
1874
patent date
1874-07-21
inventor
Burt, George E.
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Harvard
associated place
United States: Massachusetts, Harvard
Physical Description
leather (overall material)
Measurements
overall-metal lacing: 3 7/8 in x 5 in; x 9.8425 cm x 12.7 cm
overall-leather lacing: 3 7/8 in x 6 in; x 9.8425 cm x 15.24 cm
ID Number
MC.309150
catalog number
309150
accession number
89797
patent number
153,153
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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