Object Detail


Maker and Role
James Spratt (b.1809, d.1880), Patentee
Date
Jul 18 1854
Object Type
Media
Lead, metal
Dimensions
5 1/4 x 4 7/16" (13.3 x 11.2cm)
Description
Spratt's patent is an improvement to hermetically seal metal cans to preserve food. (Patent number: 11,332)
Collection
E. Tunnicliff Fox Collection
Object No
61.47.101
Currently on Display
Yes
Maker Details

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