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Bell Patent Models desk set

Major collection: Science & Technology
Object type: patent model
Maker: Bell, Alexander Graham
Measurements: 4 in x 23 in x 4 in; 2 in x 4 1/4 in x 2 1/2 in
Nomenclature: communication tools and equipment - telephones
Classification: tools and equipment

2 pieces; one cone-shaped (b) and one cup-shaped (a). Copy of the model made for the first patent (174,465) granted to Alexander Graham Bell, made by Thomas A. Watson, Boston, c. 1874


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thumbnail Bell, Alexander Graham
inventor; scientist; engineer; patented the first practical telephone