Patent Model for a Sheet Feed Apparatus for Cylinder Presses

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for improvements in the delivery of sheets to cylinder presses; it consists of separating mechanisms and a vibrating table; the invention was granted patent number 137156.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
patent model
sheet feed apparatus for cylinder presses
date made
ca 1873
patent date
1873-03-25
maker
Stuart, Robert J.
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 12 3/4 in x 13 1/2 in x 13 in; 32.385 cm x 34.29 cm x 33.02 cm
ID Number
1997.0198.08
catalog number
1997.0198.08
accession number
1997.0198
patent number
137156
subject
Communications
Industry & Manufacturing
Work
Patent Models, Graphic Arts
Patent Models
See more items in
Culture and the Arts: Graphic Arts
Patent Models
Patent Models, Graphic Arts
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Additional Media

Visitor Comments

Add a comment about this object

**Please read before submitting the form**

Have a comment or question about this object to share with the community? Please use the form below. Selected comments will appear on this page and may receive a museum response (but we can't promise). Please note that we generally cannot answer questions about the history, rarity, or value of your personal artifacts.

Have a question about anything else, or would you prefer a personal response? Please visit our FAQ or contact page.

Personal information will not be shared or result in unsolicited e-mail. See our privacy policy.

Image CAPTCHA
Enter the characters shown in the image.