Wilesco Toy Grinder

Description (Brief)
This grinder was manufactured by Wilhelm Schröder GmbH & Company (Wilesco) of Lüdenscheid, Germany during the 20th century. The grinder is a Wilesco model M52. The grinder could be connected to the drive wheel of a toy steam engine for power and operate just like its full size counterpart.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
mid 20th century
Measurements
wheels - from catalog card: 1 1/4 in; x 3.175 cm
base - from catalog card: 3 1/2 in; x 8.89 cm
overall: 3 3/8 in x 3 1/2 in; x 8.5725 cm x 8.89 cm
ID Number
MC.329064
catalog number
329064
accession number
278175
Credit Line
Bequest of the Estate of Greville I. Bathe
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Engineering Steam Toys and Models
Engineering, Building, and Architecture
Family & Social Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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