Patent Model of a Lithographic Printing Press

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for improvements to the inking and printing mechanisms on a scraper machine; the invention was granted patent number 41862. The patent related to the press patented by George Reynolds in 1863.
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1864
patent date
Reynolds, Edwin
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
overall: 22.5 cm x 28.3 cm x 17 cm; 8 7/8 in x 11 1/8 in x 6 11/16 in
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Industry & Manufacturing
Patent Models, Graphic Arts
Patent Models
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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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