Patent model for autographic printing

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for the conversion of a sheet of paper into a printing plate by writing using a special ink. The invention was granted patent number 200759. Josiah Pumphrey was from Birmingham, England.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
apparatus, autographic printing
date made
ca 1878
patent date
1878-02-26
maker
Pumphrey, Josiah
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 13 cm x 30 cm x 30 cm; 5 1/8 in x 11 13/16 in x 11 13/16 in
ID Number
GA*89797.200759
accession number
089797
patent number
200759
catalog number
GA*89797.200759
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Industry & Manufacturing
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Patent Models
Patent Models, Graphic Arts
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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