Vertical Duplex Steam Engine Model

Description (Brief)
This metal steam engine model was made by an unknown maker in the early 20th century. The model is a marine-type engine with vertical duplex slide valve cylinders.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
engine, steam
engine, steam, model
Physical Description
steel (overall material)
wood (base material)
Measurements
overall: 10 1/4 in x 9 1/2 in x 5 1/4 in; 26.035 cm x 24.13 cm x 13.335 cm
ID Number
MC*329027
catalog number
329027
accession number
278175
subject
Engineering Steam Toys and Models
Engineering, Building, and Architecture
Family & Social Life
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Engineering Steam Toys and Models
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Bequest of the Estate of Greville i. Bathe
maker referenced
Maass, Eleanor A.. Greville Bathe's "Theatre of Machines": The Evolution of a Scholar and His Collection

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