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Patent Model for Lithographic Printing Forms

Patent Model for Lithographic Printing Forms

Description (Brief)
This patent model demonstrates an invention for a lithographic printing press which was granted patent number 144796. That patent details an apparatus for assembling multiple stones for printing together as a composite form.
Currently not on view
Object Name
manufacture, lithographic printing forms
Form, Printing
Object Type
Patent Model
Other Terms
Form, Printing; Lithographic
date made
ca 1873
patent date
Reynolds, Ira
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
overall: 2.8 cm x 34.2 cm x 24 cm; 1 1/8 in x 13 7/16 in x 9 7/16 in
ID Number
patent number
accession number
catalog number
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Patent Models, Graphic Arts
Industry & Manufacturing
Patent Models
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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