Patent Model - Improvement in Flambeaux

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George Aldrich, Patentee
Emil Laass, Assignee
Production date
Apr 11 1876
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Tin, paint, steel
12 1/8 x 3 1/2" (30.8 x 8.9cm)
Aldrich's patented invention "relates to improvements in that class of flambeaux having arrangements for bringing lycopodium or similar substances in contact with the flame for the purpose of suddenly enlarging the same and increasing the display of light in evening procession and similar occasions." (Patent Number 175,893)
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