Patent Model of a Lithographic Printing Press

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a self-inking scraper press, in which the stone was moved beneath the stationary scraper, was granted patent number 80771. The stone was dampened by hand.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1868
patent date
1868-08-04
maker
Shackford, Amaziah G.
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 18.5 cm x 24.8 cm x 14.7 cm; 7 5/16 in x 9 3/4 in x 5 13/16 in
ID Number
GA.89797.080771
accession number
089797
patent number
080771
catalog number
GA*89797.080771
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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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