Patent Model of a Rotary Printing Press for Cards, Envelopes, Druggists' Labels, Etc.

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a small, self-inking clockwork press that printed from curved stereotype plates; the invention was granted patent number 71103.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
press, rotary printing
date made
ca 1867
patent date
1867-11-19
maker
Wilbur, J. M.
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 18.3 cm x 19 cm x 24.5 cm; 7 3/16 in x 7 1/2 in x 9 5/8 in
ID Number
GA*89797.071103
patent number
071103
accession number
089797
catalog number
GA*89797.071103
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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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