A drawing of a spring-loaded biscuit cutter and its parts.




Baker, Invention, Inventor

Alexander P. Ashbourne

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania | 1875

Ashbourne was an inventor who held several patents. His spring-loaded biscuit cutter, patented in 1875, created a uniform shape and size. His 1880 patents for treating and refining coconut oil opened the door to its use in domestic personal care products.

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