Model Steam Engine

Description (Brief)
This metal steam engine model was manufactured by Bathe around 1910. The engine is a vertical table engine with a rotary valve and flywheel. The donor of this item, Greville Bathe, was a machinist and engine hobbyist who would fashion his own parts to create model engines.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1910
Measurements
overall: 7 in x 5 3/8 in x 5 1/2 in; 17.78 cm x 13.6525 cm x 13.97 cm
flywheel - from catalog card: 3 3/4 in; x 9.525 cm
overall - from catalog card: 7 in x 5 1/2 in x 5 1/2 in; 17.78 cm x 13.97 cm x 13.97 cm
ID Number
MC.329025
catalog number
329025
accession number
278175
Credit Line
Bequest of the Estate of Greville i. Bathe
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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