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For Sale

             Arab Letterpress Treadle Platen 15” x 10” circa 1870
             manufactured in Halifax by Josiah Wade, the machine has not been
             operated for many years and is currently in covered storage.  This
             clamshell press has the addition of a shaft for motive power that
             can be connected (not supplied).  The three ink rollers provided
             may require to be recovered before use and there are two full size
             chases both 15” x 10” plus a business card chase 6.25” x 4.25”
             with the machine.  However, there is some surface rust present
             on the machines metal surfaces.  The platen is currently stored in
             Shepperton Surrey and is available for inspection by prospective
             purchasers but should additional information be required or
             questions posed please email  or
             telephone 01932244656 for further details.

                      Price £2,000 excluding delivery

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