Halloween Countdown: Antique Coffin Patents

Neato Coolville posted a wonderful roundup of coffin patents, dated 1848 to 1914.

1886 Coffin Patent

1891 Coffin Patent

Device to prop up the dead for postmortem photography?
1910 Coffin Patent

1848 Coffin Patent

1879 Coffin Patent

See more here.

Cannot type/talk due to severe illness (all words courtesy of voice software or kind typing helpers)…I read and appreciate all comments…Apologies for not being able to respond.

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2 Responses to “Halloween Countdown: Antique Coffin Patents”

  1. When I go, I so wanna go in one of these! -Nx

  2. This stuff is incredible! What’s that last one about? The Annunciator is for the “not dead” while that last one seems to be for the undead!

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