Object Detail


Maker and Role
Horace Arnold, Patentee
George Cushman, Assignee
Date
Sep 10 1872
Object Type
Media
Iron, wood
Dimensions
9 x 11 x 7" (22.9 x 27.9 x 17.8cm)
Description
Arnold's patent "relates, partially, to knitting-machines in general, but more particularly to those which are capable of knitting tubular fabrics, and which are also capable of knitting with any desired proportion of the whole set of needles, while those not in use are elevated, and retain the stitches thereon, and support the fabric already knitted." (Patent Number 131,144)
Collection
The John A. Davidson Jr. Collection
Object No
2016.14.1
Currently on Display
No

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