Reproduction Patent Model - Improvement in Pigeon-Starters

Maker and role
Nathaniel Taylor, Maker
Production date
Feb 16 1875
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Fabric, wood, metal
9 1/2 x 15 x 6" (24.1 x 38.1 x 15.2cm)
The objective of Taylor’s invention was “to furnish an improved device for use in pigeon-shooting, to start the birds out of the trap when it has sprung, and which shall be simple in construction, convenient to use, and effective in operation, starting the birds instantly and surely.” (Patent Number 159,846)
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