Object Detail


Maker and Role
Max Picot (French), Patentee
Date
Oct 25 1892
Place
Object Type
Media
Fabric
Dimensions
18 3/4 x 15 x 1 1/2" (47.6 x 38.1 x 3.8cm)
Description
Picot's patent "relates to an improved woven fabric which is longitudinally elastic, the same being especially advantageous for use for surgical bindings, being devoid of seams, and being at the same time of any length necessary or desirable and containing no caoutchouc. The fabric is formed entirely of cotton, of wool, of linen, or silk, or combinations of such materials for the warps..." (Patent Number 484,977)
Collection
Rothschild Patent Model Collection
Object No
2015.14.3647
Currently on Display
No
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