Patent Model of an Apparatus for Cleaning and Preserving Inking Rollers

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for an apparatus for cleaning and preserving ink rollers. Racks of rollers were lowered into a bath of oil, where the rollers were cleaned and protected until their next use. The invention was granted patent number 120043.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1871
patent date
1871-10-17
patentee
Crump, Samuel
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
string (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 28.5 cm x 20 cm x 12 cm; 11 1/4 in x 7 7/8 in x 4 3/4 in
ID Number
GA*89797.120043
patent number
120043
accession number
089797
catalog number
GA*89797.120043
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Work
Industry & Manufacturing
Communications
Patent Models
Patent Models, Graphic Arts
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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