C&P 10x15” Letterpress - Chandler & Price, Clam Shell Printi

I have a beautiful, antique, 10x15” Chandler & Price style platen letterpress for sale. “Old style”, curved-spoke flywheel. Powered by motor. Press is already secured on a shipping crate, in preparation for transportation.

$2,200 OBO

The inside chase (or print) dimensions are approximately 10”x15”.

Purchased at auction in 2015 from Brown and Bigelow in Eden Prairie , MN. Mindfully stored in a dry, residential garage.


- “Old style”, curved-spoke flywheel
- Motor: Direct Current, 230 volts, 2.2 amps
- Press Specs: 4’ Wide X 64” Deep X 5’ Tall, 1200 pounds
- Seller at time of auction stated “In Working Order” (Press has not been operated since purchase, shipping, delivery, and storage in a secure, dry garage in Spokane, Wa)

This press comes with extras:

(8) Rollers & Stand - 15” Roller Pad Area
(6) Rollers in antique wooden case, in prime condition
(2) Chases: identical to chandler and price chases, they just don’t have the C&P stamp
(~12) Quoins various sizes
(6) Trucks
(1) Ink Fountain
(1) Counter

Local buyer pick-up preferred.

Alternate option: arrange your own crating/packaging and shipping services.

Pick-up site is street level, very easy access, residential. No obstacles or complications.
If you choose a hired freight shipping service, a truck with a lift-gate will be necessary for pick-up.

Please see pictures for condition details and email for any questions.

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