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Patent Model of a Paper-Ruling Machine

Patent Model of a Paper-Ruling Machine

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Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a paper-ruling machine which was granted patent number 42418. The invention produced both feint lines (ruled) and down (striker) lines (blank spaces where the pens were lifted from the paper).
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
patent model; machine, paper ruling
Object Type
Patent Model
date made
ca 1864
patent date
1864-04-19
maker
Town, Edward
Chichester, James L.
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 28.5 cm x 25.3 cm x 38 cm; 11 1/4 in x 9 15/16 in x 14 15/16 in
ID Number
GA.89797.042418
patent number
042418
accession number
089797
catalog number
GA*89797.042418
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Work
Communications
Industry & Manufacturing
Patent Models
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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