1807 Copper Engraving Plucknett's Clover Reaping Farm Machinery Agriculture TCF2


"Reaping Instruments"

This is an original 1807 black and white copper engraving of Plucknett's Reaping Machine (fig. 1) and a Reaping Machine for Clover (fig. 2) that were used cutting grain crops with the help of animal labor.


This 206+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +. Moderate foxing and aging. Light creasing. Some light surface rub. Moderate water stain - bottom.

  • Product Type: Original Copper Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +
  • Dimensions: Approximately 8 x 10.5 inches; 20 x 27 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 the second 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 J. Davis.

Keywords specific to this image: Tools, Implement, Apparatus