Patent Model of a Flatbed Cylinder Press, Typographic or Lithographic

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a flatbed cylinder press which was granted patent number 124460. The patent describes improved mechanisms for control of the impression cylinder, inking rollers, sheet flier, and feed guides on stop cylinder presses for typographic or lithographic printing. The model is broken and incomplete.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
press, flatbed cylinder printing
date made
ca 1872
patent date
1872-03-12
maker
Tucker, Stephen D.
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 14.8 cm x 20 cm x 34.5 cm; 5 13/16 in x 7 7/8 in x 13 9/16 in
ID Number
GA*89797.124460
accession number
089797
catalog number
GA*89797.124460
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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