Patent Model for a Flatbed Cylinder Printing Press

Description (Brief):

This patent model demonstrates an invention for improvements in the printing press; the invention was granted patent number 4025. The patent details improvements in feed and delivery, in raising the cylinder, and in stopping the bed.

Date Made: ca 1845Patent Date: 1845-05-01

Maker: Hoe, Richard March

Location: Currently not on view

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: GA.11016Catalog Number: GA*11016Patent Number: 004025Accession Number: 48865

Object Name: patent model; press, printingObject Type: Patent ModelOther Terms: patent model; press, printing; press, drum-cylinder, hoe

Physical Description: wood (overall material)brass (overall material)Measurements: overall: 29.8 cm x 30 cm x 50.6 cm; 11 3/4 in x 11 13/16 in x 19 15/16 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-c892-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_790064

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