LOT 204 (30987) Est R1000 to R3000 – A Victorian Cast Iron Book Press

Winning Bid: R1,600.00

Item condition: Used


the central tightening screw with fly weights, above upright supports, stamped no. 3B, over a lower adjustable tablet-shaped platen, on a conforming plinth base plate (41 x 50 x cm) (Condition report: Age wearing, losses, dent to 1 x fly weight and oxidation evident) Note: A Book press is a screw press used in the binding or rebinding of books. Reference: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bookpress#:~:text=A%20bookpress%20is%20either%3A,were%20attached%20using%20a%20chain

Auction History

Auction has finished

Highest bidder was: GeorgeP

Date Bid User Auto
2024-06-17 14:04R1,600.00GeorgeP
2024-06-17 09:41R1,500.00wcmalan
2024-06-16 20:23R1,400.00GeorgeP
2024-06-16 09:50R1,300.00wcmalan
2024-06-12 08:40R1,200.00GeorgeP
2024-06-12 03:50R1,100.00wcmalan
2024-06-07 15:18R1,000.00GeorgeP
2024-06-06 20:00Auction started