Object Detail


Maker and Role
Hellwig Prevot, Patentee
Description
The purpose of Prevot's patent is "To cool the heads of men and animals during hot weather, protect them from the rays of the sun, and , at the same time, keeping the moisture of the cooling substance reaching away from the skin..." (Patent number 115,894)
Collection
E. Tunnicliff Fox Collection
Date
Jun 13 1871
Currently on Display
No
Object No
61.47.379

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