1807 Copper Engraving Bruising Machine Farm Tool Agriculture Malt Grinder TCF1


"Bruising Machine"

This is an original 1807 black and white copper engraving of a Bruising Machine that was used for bruising, (i.e. crushing or breaking down), different types of grain, as well as grinding malt.


This 206+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +. Moderate foxing and aging. Light creasing. Some moderate surface rub. Small hole - top. Light water stain - left side.

  • Product Type: Original Copper Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10.5 x 8 inches; 27 x 20 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Period Paper is excited to present a collection of copper engravings from 1807 of antique farm machinery, livestock, farm buildings, and land management practices from the early 19th century. To continue "plowing" through this rare collection, simply click on the link provided beneath the condition paragraph. Enjoy!

Reproductive art by C. Blunt.

Keywords specific to this image: Equipment, Hopper, Implement