The first compact cartridge


#1

the first compact cartridge : a nice Robert cartridge
jp


#2

Very nice JP, what age roughly?

Mike.


#3

1831
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#4

JP,

Would it be possible to get a picture of the extreme right side of the label, just cannot read the right end of the label in the one photo.

Thanks,

Brian


#5

Par Brevet d’invention
Plomb N°5
J.A. Robert et Cie à Paris

i didn’t buy this ctge and let it to my friend because it was too expansive.
Indeed it is 100 times scracer than a Pauly and this one (with the picture) was unknown till now.
Next time I see my friend I will make new pictures.
jp


#6

JP,

Thank you very much!!!

Brian


#7

Amazing find!

Here is a full resolution drawing of the 1831 patent:


#8

Fede where do you find all this amazing information???

have you got mad google skills or are all these things in your library?

Jonathan


#9

Hi Jonathan, pre-1855 French patents are available at the INPI website: https://www.inpi.fr/fr

Regards,

Fede


#10

#11

here are some other pictures, with a little better quality.

jp