Patent Model for a Flatbed Cylinder Press

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a flatbed cylinder press which was granted patent number 3551. This presses’ tapered bearers were attached to the bed to prevent slurring of the impression at the ends of the form
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
patent model
press, printing
date made
ca 1844
patent date
1844-04-17
patentee
Hoe, Richard March
maker
Hoe, Richard March
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 26.1 cm x 38.5 cm x 27.8 cm; 10 1/4 in x 15 3/16 in x 10 15/16 in
ID Number
GA*89797.003551
accession number
089797
catalog number
GA*89797.003551
patent number
003551
subject
Work
Industry & Manufacturing
Communications
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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