A rare portable copying machine by James Watt & Co., English
The diametric-linear cut brass rollers on shaped fixed supports, T-bar removable crank for upper roller drive, felt-covered board with lift-up panel for damp letter insertion, with lined metamorphic writing slope, rare black Wedgwood inkwell, plain glass inkwell, and taller glass bottle in black- and gilt-painted metal sleeve, several sheafs of copying paper and one of blotting paper, lower pull-out drawer with "J. Watt & Co. Patent" disc, and metal-case brush, paper label of retailer Thomas Lund of London pasted inside, polished mahogany case with campaign brass corners and shaped handles.
15 x 11½ x 5 in. (38 x 29.5 x 13 cm.) when closed.