Object Detail


Maker and Role
Albert Schlumberger (French), Patentee
Date
Feb 14 1893
Place
Object Type
Media
Paper, ink
Dimensions
23 1/4 x 19 1/2 x 1 1/4" (59.1 x 49.5 x 3.2cm)
Description
Schlumberger's patent "relates to a process of producing safety paper, which consists in providing so-called splash paper with marks similar in appearance to water-marks either colored on a white ground or white upon a colored ground. Papers with marks thus produced are particularly adapted for checks, bank-notes, stock-certificates and bonds." (Patent Number 491,858)
Collection
Rothschild Patent Model Collection
Object No
2015.14.3650
Currently on Display
No
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