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Wright Steam Engine Valve Gear, Model

Wright Steam Engine Valve Gear, Model

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Object Name
valve gear, steam engine, model
patent model, valve, steam engine cut off
date made
1856
patent date
1856-06-24
inventor
Wright, William
place made
United States: Connecticut, Hartford
associated place
United States: Connecticut, Hartford
Measurements
overall - from catalog card: 11 in x 7 in x 2 in; 27.94 cm x 17.78 cm x 5.08 cm
overall: 12 in x 7 7/8 in x 4 3/4 in; 30.48 cm x 20.0025 cm x 12.065 cm
ID Number
ER.325608
catalog number
325608
accession number
249602
patent number
15,208
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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