Patent Model for a Platen Printing Press

Description (Brief):

This patent model demonstrates an invention for a platen printing press which was granted patent number 10588. This platen jobber was manufactured under the name, “Ruggles's Combination Job Press.”

Date Made: ca 1854Patent Date: 1854-02-28

Maker: Ruggles, Stephen P.

Location: Currently not on view

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Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: GA.24907Patent Number: 010588Accession Number: 1978.1070Catalog Number: GA*24907

Object Name: patent modelObject Type: Patent Model

Physical Description: metal (overall material)wood (overall material)Measurements: overall: 22 cm x 25.8 cm x 23.3 cm; 8 11/16 in x 10 3/16 in x 9 3/16 in


Record Id: nmah_998697

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