Patent Model - Revolving Frame for Drying Fruits and Other Articles

Maker and role
J. Dickey, Patentee
Production date
Jun 03 1851
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Wood, metal, thread
10 x 6 1/4 x 6 1/4" (25.4 x 15.9 x 15.9cm)
Dickey's patent was for "a new and useful Apparatus for Drying Clothes, Glue and other Articles, called a 'Portable Revolving Frame'..." He suggested "covering this frame with a net for the purpose of drying glue, soap, etc. Also to cover it with cloth for the purpose of drying fruit, seeds, grain, etc." (Patent Number 8,139)
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