Patent model for inking apparatus for platen presses

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for an apparatus that turns the ink disk on a platen jobber; it was granted patent number 110018. Degener, one-time employee of G. P. Gordon, was the inventor of the Liberty platen jobber. See also Gordon and Degener's joint patent.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
patent model; apparatus, inking
date made
ca 1879
patent date
1870-12-13
patentee
Degener, Frederick O.
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5 cm x 19 cm x 19 cm; 1 15/16 in x 7 1/2 in x 7 1/2 in
ID Number
GA*89797.110018
accession number
089797
patent number
110018
catalog number
GA*89797.110018
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Industry & Manufacturing
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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