Lot 765    

The Daisy Printing Press in Original Dove Tail & Labeled Box,
2008, Toy & Advertising Auction, Jan 26 & 27
early 20th century cast iron printer's press with a hinged articulating lever, includes an attachable printer's block with an original printer shelf and an assortment of lead blocks, a cast iron roller with a 2nd wood grain roller, not original, and with a turned lidded box with gold pigment and original paper covering. Includes an original wooden dove tail box with an illustrated printed label inscribed with The Daisy Printing Press and Outfit on one end of box, 8" x 4" closed (press), 4.5" x 9.75" x 4.5" high.

Press paint ca 75%, other accessories VG, box label with chips at margin, VG.
Sold: $120.00
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