Patent model for printing press for uneven surfaces

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a self-inking clamshell press, treadle-operated, "particularly for small work." The invention was granted patent number 111581.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
patent model; press, printing
date made
ca 1871
patent date
1871-02-07
patentee
Smith, Earle H.
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 12.8 cm x 10.2 cm x 25 cm; 5 1/16 in x 4 in x 9 13/16 in
ID Number
GA*89797.111581
accession number
089797
patent number
111581
catalog number
GA*89797.111581
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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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