Patent Model - Improvement in Machines for Making Plaited Paper Caps

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William Hunt, Patentee
Production date
Nov 04 1879
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Wood, steel, brass
11 x 12 x 12" (27.9 x 30.5 x 30.5cm)
Hunt's invention "relates to improvements in machines or apparatus whereby I can effect the more expeditious manufacture of plaited paper caps or capsules for bottles and like receptacles, also paper cups, cases, holders, or other like receptacles for holding ices, custards, souffles, ramequins, cheese, fruit, and other like articles or refreshments." (Patent Number 221,314)
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