Machine - Franking (The Universal Multi-Valve)

Universal Postal Frankers Limited, Manufacturer


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Maker and Role
Universal Postal Frankers Limited, Manufacturer
Description
Black, metal, box-like machine with carry handle on top. There is a metal door on the left hand top and round numbered dials on the right hand side. There is a windover handle on the side. Below, on the front, is a slot with numbers behind and shillings and 1 pence labels. On the left side front is a metal support plate with extension, rollers through slot and hinge door with ink block inside and print handle on side.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal
Signature/Marks and Type
BNZ archives sticker M/22 Maker's Plate
The/ Universal/ Multi-Value/ UNIVERSAL POSTAL FRANKERS LTD./ FRANKOPOST WORKS/ ANGEL ROAD EDMONTON/ LONDON N.18 Label
UNIVERSAL POSTAL FRANKERS LTD/ FRANKOPOST WORKS ANGELROAD EDMNTON, LONDON. N.18/ MODEL M.V. 14196/ PATENTED IN GT BRITIAN Nos. 206.909/ & 298134 & THROUGHOUT THE WORLD./ SHILINGS I PENCE Maker's Plate
Accession No
F2259.2004
Credit Line
Universal Postal Frankers Limited. Machine - Franking (The Universal Multi-Valve), F2259.2004. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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