Patent Model for a Rotary Press for Printing on Boards

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a rotary press for printing on boards which was granted patent number 193528. The patent describes a press for printing on the flat boards for soap or candle boxes before folding, instead of the usual method of stenciling on the made-up boxes.
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Object Name
press, rotary printing
date made
ca 1877
patent date
Montgomery, Henry
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
overall: 28.5 cm x 30.5 cm x 26.3 cm; 11 1/4 in x 12 in x 10 3/8 in
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accession number
patent number
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Industry & Manufacturing
Patent Models, Graphic Arts
Patent Models
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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