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Colour Registration Machine - Printing Machine Register Co., 1930 Object Reg. No: ST 041079

Printing plate machine, also called colour registration machine. Built by the Printing Machine Register Co., Melbourne 1930. Clour registration is the process of ensuring that all colours are aligned correctly on a print.
With adjustable scale liners; includes three colour recktering plates, a number of metal and cardboard plates, cylinder plate and two large cleaning brushes.
Acquisition Information:
Cultural Gifts Donation from T.B. Mcdiarmid & Sons (Vic) Pty Ltd
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 890 mm (Width), 1220 mm (Length)
Dimension Comment: 1/2 tonne dimensions from valuation certificate. Approx 6 feet by 4 feet.

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Tagged with: printing
Themes this item is part of: Information & Communication Collection
Primary Classification: COMMUNICATIONS
Secondary Classification: Printing
Tertiary Classification: printing equipment
Inscriptions: Metal imprint on base on one side "29576 pat. 18 - 10 30". Marked on the other side "Printing Machine Reg. To Melbourne"
Manufacturer: Printing Machine Register Co, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1930

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