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
Object Name
engine, steam
engine, steam, model
model, steam engine
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
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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