Object Detail


Maker and Role
Samuel McDougall, Patentee
Date
Mar 14 1871
Object Type
Media
Wood, brass
Dimensions
6 5/8 x 5 3/8 x 8 5/8" (16.8 x 13.7 x 21.9cm)
Description
McDougall said in his patent application, “The nature of the present invention consists in the construction, as more fully hereinafter set forth, of a combined clothes-receptacle, ironing-board, and clothes-drier, the object of the invention being to provide a new and useful for use in the household, which shall occupy little room, can be easily transported, and is afforded to the consumer at a moderate cost.” (Patent Number 112,614)
Collection
E. Tunnicliff Fox Collection
Object No
61.47.752
Currently on Display
No
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