Model Engine

Description (Brief)
This toy engine consists of a vertical duplex oscillating engine that consists of some homemade parts and some parts from the J.E. Stevens Company. The donor of this item, Greville Bathe, was a machinist who would fashion his own parts to complete engines and models. The engine could be powered by an external boiler.
Currently not on view
overall: 4 1/8 in x 4 1/2 in x 1 7/8 in; 10.4775 cm x 11.43 cm x 4.7625 cm
flywheel - from catalog card: 1 1/2 in; x 3.81 cm
overall - from catalog card: 4 1/8 in; 10.4775 cm
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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


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