Patent Model for Tubular Glass Machine

Object Name: 
Patent Model for Tubular Glass Machine

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Object Name: 
Patent Model for Tubular Glass Machine
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Accession Number: 
80.7.5
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1877
Primary Description: 
Brown wood with a surface finish of varnish or something similar; hand made. Rectangular, flat platform to which is fastened a U-shaped holder having a spindle with a handle; below the spindle is a hinged forming section in two parts with a hollow on the interior to shape a piece of curved glass. The connection between the spindle and the forming section is missing.
Provenance: 
Cliff Peterson Collection, Former Collection
1980-09-16
O. Rondle Gilbert Collection, Former Collection
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