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Maker and Role
Nathaniel Jones (b.1817, d.1897), Patentee
Date
Nov 27 1877
Object Type
Media
Metal, wood
Dimensions
8 x 7 x 2" (20.3 x 17.8 x 5.1cm)
Description
"This invention relates to trusses, and has for its object to make a more complete and simple mode of attachment of the straps, and the means for bringing the draft or strain at the lower part of the truss; and it consists in cutting from the plate and bending outward simple catch projections, which will allow any ordinary open buckle to be used, and also in providing a triangular buckle, having its connection with the plate at the lower part of the plate and lower side of the buckle..." (Patent Number 197,639)
Collection
Rothschild Patent Model Collection
Object No
2015.14.2481
Currently on Display
No
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