Cyclostyle

1996/017

Gestetner Cyclostyle

SKU: 1996/017 Categories: ,

Description

Gestetner Cyclostyle. A device for puncturing paper comprising a small wheel (approximately 2 mm in diameter) with a serrated edge attached to a small spindle located at the end of wooden pen-shaped handle.

The Cyclostyle duplicating process is a form of stencil copying invented by David Gestetner in London in 1890.

Additional information

Acquisition Number

1996/017

Item Type

Short Description

Gestetner cyclostyle

Manufactured by

Date of Manufacture

c. 1950

Sub-items

None

Supporting Items

None

Makers Number

None

Marks

"THE CYCLOSTYLE GESTETNER'S PATENT / D Gestetner"

Dimensions (mm)

150 x 7 (dia)

Donor

Date Donated

June 1996

Materials

Wood and metal

Condition

Good

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