Preparing aluminum plates for surface printing

Description (Brief):

This patent model demonstrates an invention for a method of cleaning and surfacing aluminum plates to give them a better printing surface. The invention was granted patent number 590966.

Date Made: ca 1897Patent Date: 1897-10-05

Patentee: Cornwall, George R.

Location: Currently not on view

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: GA.89797.590966Accession Number: 089797Patent Number: 590966Catalog Number: GA*89797.590966

Object Name: process, aluminum plate preparationObject Type: Patent Model

Physical Description: metal (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1 cm x 18.4 cm x 32 cm; 3/8 in x 7 1/4 in x 12 5/8 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-7425-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_998910

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