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Copy machine

Description

Rectangular box w/ brass braces on corners. Brass escutcheon plate and presentation plate on lid of same shape, rectangular w/ canted corners. Hinged lid. Brass bale handles on ends. Inside are detachable crank and bound book of pink paper.

Details

Maker
Middleton, N. (Maker)
Date
1800-1825
Inscriptions
Engraved on brass plate over roller: ""N. Middleton, FECIT, No 162 Strand, London, No 1007.""
Location of origin
London, England
Material
brass (alloy)
mahogany (wood)
Object type
Printing T&E
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
MACHINE, COPY
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Dimensions
5 x 16.625 x 12.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1929.318
Credit Line
Estate of Miss Frances R. Morse
GUSN
17214

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