Model Engine

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Description (Brief)
This metal steam engine model was made by Greville Bathe in 1913. The horizontal table engine has a vertical cylinder 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.
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overall: 6 1/4 in x 9 3/4 in x 5 7/8 in; 15.875 cm x 24.765 cm x 14.9225 cm
flywheel - from catalog card: 4 3/8 in; x 11.1125 cm
base - from catalog card: 9 3/4 in x 6 in; x 24.765 cm x 15.24 cm
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Bequest of the Estate of Greville I. Bathe
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Data Source
National Museum of American History


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