Patent Model of a Bookbinders' Arming Press

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a bookbinder’s arming press which was granted patent number 114130. The patent describes an arming press with a moveable bed and inking apparatus. It could be converted into an ordinary printing press. John Gough was from London, England.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
press, bookbinders arming
date made
ca 1871
patent date
1871-04-25
maker
Gough, John
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 25.5 cm x 21.5 cm x 25 cm; 10 1/16 in x 8 7/16 in x 9 13/16 in
ID Number
GA*89797.114130
accession number
089797
patent number
114130
catalog number
GA*89797.114130
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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