Patent model for sheet-feed gauges for printing press

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for adjustable feed gauges for platen presses, to take paper and cards of various sizes. The invention was granted patent number 162207. (James Turner was from Montreal, Canada.)
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
manufacture, sheet feed gauges
date made
ca 1875
patent date
1875-04-20
maker
Turner, James
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2.5 cm x 16 cm x 8.5 cm; in x 6 5/16 in x 3 3/8 in
ID Number
GA*89797.162207
accession number
089797
patent number
162207
catalog number
GA*89797.162207
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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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