Patent Model of a Platen Printing Press

Patent Model of a Platen Printing Press

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Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a platen printing press which was granted patent number 215011. The patent describes a simplification of the drive of a platen jobbing press, with the object of making a cheaper press.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
press, platen printing
Object Type
Patent Model
date made
ca 1879
patent date
1879-05-06
maker
Manley, Horace A.
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 19.8 cm x 11.1 cm x 12.5 cm; 7 13/16 in x 4 3/8 in x 4 15/16 in
ID Number
GA.89797.215011
patent number
215011
accession number
089797
catalog number
GA*89797.215011
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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