Working model (scale 1:8) of Cowper and Applegath's perfecting cylinder printing machine, 1823-1897. It contains improvements made by Cowper (patented in 1818) and Applegath (patented 1823).
- Printing & Writing
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- brass (copper, zinc alloy), cotton (textile), iron, paper (fibre product), steel (metal) and wood (unidentified)
- printing press
- visual and verbal communication
- tools and equipment
- Cowper, Edward Shickle
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