Patent Model of a Rotary Web Press

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a rotary printing press which was granted patent model number 25069. The patent details improvements to Wilkinson's press of 1853, patent number 9525.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
patent model
press, rotary web printing
date made
ca 1859
patent date
1859-08-09
patentee
Wilkinson, Jephtha A.
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 24.3 cm x 34.8 cm x 23 cm; 9 9/16 in x 13 11/16 in x 9 1/16 in
ID Number
GA*89797.025069
patent number
025069
accession number
089797
catalog number
GA*89797.025069
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Industry & Manufacturing
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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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