Pantograph plate, textile printing; Cheney Brothers; 1916

Pantograph plate, textile printing; Cheney Brothers; 1916

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Pantograph plate for transferring textile design to printing roller. Cheney Brothers, 1916. Pantograph plate of zinc, engraved with design T2827, in preparation for transerring of design to copper printing roller. Set includes the original deisgn, the enlarged design for the pantograph, the zinc pantograph plates, and the finished fabric sample. 3 specimens. A: 17.5" x 22.5"; B: 17" x 17" ; C;???
Object Name
pantograph plate
date made
Cheney Brothers
place made
United States: Connecticut, Manchester, South Manchester
ID Number
accession number
Credit Line
Gift of Cheney Brothers
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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