Krauss, Mohr & Company Toy Steam Engine

Krauss, Mohr & Company Toy Steam Engine

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Description (Brief)
This Krauss, Mohr & Company toy steam engine was made in Germany during the early 20th century. The model consists of a boiler (non-functional, real boiler is dome on top), steam whistle, and two 5-inch flywheels.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
toy, steam engine and boiler
steam engine and boiler, toy
date made
early 20th century
Measurements
boiler-from catalog card: 11 1/2 in x 5 in; x 29.21 cm x 12.7 cm
flywheels-from catalog card: 5 in; x 12.7 cm
overall: 17 1/4 in x 6 1/2 in x 12 7/8 in; 43.815 cm x 16.51 cm x 32.7025 cm
ID Number
MC.328989
catalog number
328989
accession number
278175
Credit Line
Bequest of the Estate of Greville I. Bathe
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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