1807 Copper Engraving Water-Raising Farming Machinery Agriculture Implement TCF2


"Water-Raising Machine"

This is an original 1807 black and white copper engraving of a Water-Raising Machine that was used to remove, drain, and water farmland during the early 19th century (fig. 1). This particular piece of machinery was invented by Mr. Sergeant of Whitehaven, Cumbria, England.


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

  • 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 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!

Keywords specific to this image: Apparatus, Tool