1880 Antique Print COTTON SPINNING Industrial Machine Diagrams DOUBLE BEATER LAP

Product code: B11 (Wt. 100g) Pl 2

Victorian Industrial Print COTTON SPINNING Diagram

Circa 1880 Antique Print from Engraving


Cotton Spinning

It shows two diagrams sub-titled: Double Beater Lap Machine - Combined Double Cotton Opener with Single Beater Lap Machine.

Provenance: From The National Encyclopaedia - A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge by Writers of Eminence in Literature, Science and Art; Publisher William Mackenzie, 69 Ludgate Hill, London; Glasgow and Edinburgh c1880.

This series of encyclopaedias were first published between c1860, through to the 1880's.


Suitable for framing. It measures overall 240mm x 160 mm ( 9.25 x 6.25 " ) approx. There are pinhole binding marks to top edge. There is a little age yellowing but otherwise in reasonable condition. It has a blank reverse. This item will be shipped in a board backed envelope, and protected inside that envelope by a plastic sleeve.

Info. in the description relates to my research and not necessarily what is printed on the engraving, as many species/objects etc were reclassified/renamed in modern times.

Our use of the term "original print" is a pictorial image made in a manner which allows it to be multiplied, and originating from the date stated; this includes examples of various methods of printmaking including steel, copper and wood engravings, etchings, woodcuts, lithographs etc. Many prints/maps would have been originally bound in a book at some time as was this one. Pl. 2

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Product Code B11 (Wt. 100g) Pl 2
Weight 0.1kg