Patent Model - Improvement in Adjustable Pillow-Sham Holders

Maker and role
Mary Smith, Patentee
George Fay, Patentee
Mary Smith, Assignee
Catherine Fay, Assignee
Production date
Oct 14 1879
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Wood, iron
12 x 1/2" (30.5 x 1.3cm)
Smith and Fay's patent is an improved pillow-sham holder that attaches to the head of a bedstead. Their improvements consist "of the tube B, provided with the slots C, the spiral spring D, and the rods A, provided with the pins E and the rubber blocks F, in combination with a bedstead..." (Patent Number 220,675)
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