Patent Model for a Lithographic Printing Press

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a lithographic printing press which was granted patent number 148530. The patent describes a self-inking, self-dampening, flatbed cylinder press. Patentee Charles Waddie was from Edinburgh, Scotland.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
press, lithographic printing
date made
ca 1874
patent date
1874-03-10
maker
Waddie, Charles
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 21.5 cm x 12.7 cm x 29 cm; 8 7/16 in x 5 in x 11 7/16 in
ID Number
GA*89797.148530
patent number
148530
accession number
089797
catalog number
GA*89797.148530
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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