1899 Article Fruit Cleaning Machine Benjamin & J Wright - ORIGINAL SCA2


This is an original 1899 one page article on a Fruit Cleaning Machine patented by Benjamin B. and James H. Wright of Riverside, California. This machine was especially adapted to thoroughly clean the rinds of fruits without injuring them. The fruit was fed into the machine at one end and delivered at the opposite end in a thoroughly cleansed condition.


This 113+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. Light wrinkling. No natural defects. No tears. No water damage. There is some bleed through visible on this ad.

  • Product Type: Original Print Article; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 3.25 x 7 inches; 8 x 18 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)