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Heinz Nixdorf MuseumsForum Drucken und Vervielfältigen [E-1996-0855]

Hopkinson & Cope "Albion Press"

Hopkinson & Cope "Albion Press" (Heinz Nixdorf MuseumsForum CC BY-NC-SA)
Provenance/Rights: Heinz Nixdorf MuseumsForum (CC BY-NC-SA)

Description

Die Albion Press war eine Weiterentwicklung der hölzernen Druckpressen nach Gutenberg.
Die druckenden Teile sind noch liegend angeordnet, doch die Presse weist einige technische Neuerungen auf: Gußeisen statt Holz als Werkstoff, Kniehebelmechanik statt einer Holzspindel.

Material / Technique

Holz, Metall

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HxBxT: 169 x 82 x 124 cm, Gewicht: 315 kg

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[Last update: 2018/12/19]

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