Model Engine

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.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
engine, steam
engine, steam, model
model, steam engine
date made
1913
Measurements
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
ID Number
MC.329024
catalog number
329024
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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