Patent Model of a Sheet-feed Apparatus

Patent Model of a Sheet-feed Apparatus

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Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a sheet-feed apparatus which was granted patent number 107851. The patent details a pneumatic feeder for use with presses, calendars and other apparatus. The model is damaged.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
apparatus, sheet feed
Object Type
Patent Model
date made
ca 1870
patent date
1870-10-04
maker
Ashley, John T.
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 20.3 cm x 23.5 cm x 29 cm; 8 in x 9 1/4 in x 11 7/16 in
ID Number
GA.89797.107851
patent number
107851
accession number
089797
catalog number
GA*89797.107851
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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