H&B Co. Number 4 Book Press
Small iron book, or copy, press. Traces of decorative paint and gilding on crossbar, face of platen, and top of hand wheel. HB Co. inscribed in gilt on all four corners on face of platen. A shadow of "A" barely visible on the rear face of platen, gilt and colored paint emblem on front face of platen, but heavily damaged. HB Co. monogram on front crossbar, 4 faintly visible on rear of crossbar.