Challenge Gordon (C&P) 8x12 rare antique letterpress printing press

Category Antiques Mercantile, Trades & Factories Binding, Embossing & Printing

Current price $995.00

Buy It Now price $1,575.00

Listing type Chinese

Location Laurel, Maryland 20707 US

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For sale: Beautiful rare vintage 1884 Challenge Gordon printing press (serial number 3625), rust-free and ready for restoration. It is on this Gordon jobber model platen press that Chandler and Price based the original patent for their C&P platen presses, making this press historically important from an evolutionary perspective.
Local pickup only in Laurel, MD (Baltimore/WashingtonDC area).
The press weighs roughly 900 lbs; flywheel and some other parts can be disassembled for moving. Dimensions are 48”D x 38”W x 48”T.
Not motorized; treadle is included, as is feed tray(not shown). Please see photos for further details.
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