Patent Model - Spring-Follower for Cigar-Boxes

Maker and role
Moses Michaelis (b.1836, d.1914), Patentee
Production date
Feb 03 1885
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Wood, iron, brass
2 x 7 1/2 x 2 1/4" (5.1 x 19.1 x 5.7cm)
Michaelis' patent "has reference to an improved spring follower for cigar boxes, to be used in travelling for preventing the cigars from being thrown about in the box and injured when they are packed away in a trunk." (Patent Number 311,597)
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