Wednesday, May 8, 2013

1885 Peerless 'Job Press'

Here is my newest restoration. A Peerless Job Press.
My best estimate is that she was made around 1885 or earlier...

This press was sold to Mikaela Nielsen of Aureate Press, Salt Lake City, UT, USA.
Mikaela & the press have moved to Atlanta Georgia.
www.etsy.com/shop/aureatepress
http://www.aureatepress.com/ourwork/
Here are 2 videos of how she runs............................
.......... video ........NICE!!!!

RARE!! This press is not even shown in the Briar Press museum pictures

RARE!! even Paul Aken of the Platen Press Museum does not have one of these

                                    video