1873 Print Improved Steam Pressure Pump William Burdon Vintage Machine MAB1


This is an original 1873 halftone print of an Improved Steam-Pressure Pump, manufactured by the New York Steam-Water Elevating Company, and invented by William Burdon, 199 Washington Street, Brooklyn, New York.


This 138+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No tears. No water damage. Please note there is print on the reverse, and some bleed through visible on this print.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 3 x 5.5 inches; 8 x 14 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)

Keywords specific to this image: Antique Machinery, engraving, invention, mechanical apparatus, tools