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.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
patent model; press, printing
date made
ca 1864
patent date
1864-03-08
maker
Reynolds, Edwin
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
Measurements
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
GA*89797.041862
accession number
089797
catalog number
GA*89797.41862
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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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