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
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, Graphic Arts
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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