APH Stereograph Machine Casting Patterns

Pattern, Casting

Accession Number: 2014.28.1abcde

Description: Five (5) wooden casting patterns used in creation of an APH stereograph machine; a-c are stamped with numbers 1-3, carved from solid pieces of wood glued together and marked in black marker, "APH"; (d) is a simple trapezoidal block of wood, marked "APH" but no number; (e) is formed from 3/8" plywood, cut to shaped and glued together, marked in red ink, "AMER. PRINTING HOUSE FOR THE BLIND 4 ALUM."

Place of Origin: Louisville, KY

Collection: APH Collection

History/Provenance: APH Collection

Credit Line: APH Collection, 2014.28

Subjects: Braille Embossing (Printing) Publishing industry Printing presses

Dimension Notes: (a) 4.75 x 1.25 x 2"; (b) 8.5 x 4.5 x 2.25"; (c) 9.125 x 3.5 x 1.5"; (d) 6 11/16 x 1 x 2.5"; (e) 13.5 x 6.75 x 2"

Made: American Printing House for the Blind

Material: Wood

Updated: 05/24/2021