Thermoplastic electrotype mould, faced with copper

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Thermoplastic electrotype mould, faced with copper electrolytically deposited on silver, one of thirty six specimens (mainly printing plates), mostly in current use. 1890-1950.


Printing & Writing
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London College of Printing

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