Patent Model - Mode of Opening and Closing Window-Blinds

Maker and role
Lucius Fay, Patentee
Willam Mason, Patentee
Production date
Aug 04 1857
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Object detail

Wood, metal
11 x 10 1/2 x 5 1/4" (27.9 x 26.7 x 13.3cm)
This model represents two patents from Fay and Mason. The first is for "a new and improved device or attachment to be applied to window-blinds for the purpose of opening and closing them from the inner side of the window without raising the sash..." (Patent Number 17,922) The second is for "a new and improved device for operating or opening and closing window-blind slats and securing them either in an open or closed state..." (Patent Number 17,923)
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