Patent model for inking apparatus for printing presses

Description (Brief):

This patent model demonstrates an invention for an inking apparatus for printing presses, which provided an improved means of operating the carriage of inking rollers. Rollers pass over the entire length of a stone distributing ink more accurately and efficiently. The invention was granted patent number 188386.

Date Made: ca 1877Patent Date: 1877-03-13

Maker: Macdonald, F.

Location: Currently not on view

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Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1997.0198.13Accession Number: 1997.0198Patent Number: 188386Catalog Number: GA.89797.188386

Object Name: patent modelprinting presspatent modelprinting pressspecimen, printinginking apparatusObject Type: Patent Model

Physical Description: wood (overall material)Measurements: overall: 6 in x 5 in x 12 in; 15.24 cm x 12.7 cm x 30.48 cm


Record Id: nmah_1347168

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