Patent Model for Rotary Perfecting Presses

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a rotary perfecting press which was granted patent number 92050. The patent details improvements to sheet- or web-fed perfecting presses. Instead of being attached to the impression cylinder, the press blanket was an endless web that travelled with the paper and acted as its support. The press was patented in England in 1871 (Patent 1825 to W.E.Newton).
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
patent model
press, printing
date made
ca 1869
patent date
1869-06-29
patentee
Hoe, Richard March
maker
Tucker, Stephen D.
Hoe, Richard March
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 28.1 cm x 18.8 cm x 25.3 cm; 11 1/16 in x 7 3/8 in x 9 15/16 in
ID Number
GA*89797.092050
accession number
89797
patent number
092050
catalog number
GA*89797.092050
subject
Work
Industry & Manufacturing
Communications
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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