Patent Model of a Flatbed Cylinder Printing Press: Double Feeder

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a flatbed cylinder printing press which was granted patent model 189829. The patent describes a rocking cylinder with removable sections, so that sheets of differing sizes could be fed.
Currently not on view
Object Name
press, flatbed cylinder printing
date made
ca 1877
patent date
Woodcock, William H.
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
overall: 16.5 cm x 33.5 cm x 12 cm; 6 1/2 in x 13 3/16 in x 4 3/4 in
ID Number
patent number
accession number
catalog number
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Culture and the Arts: Graphic Arts
Industry & Manufacturing
Patent Models
Patent Models, Graphic Arts
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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