mine model

mine model

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Mine model, about 1900
Engineers working for Philadelphia and Reading Coal and Iron Co. used this model to visualize the coal seams and design their mines.
Object Name
Strata Layers, Geological
mine model
date made
ca 1900
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
overall: 12 in x 9 13/16 in x 10 3/16 in; 30.48 cm x 24.892 cm x 25.908 cm
ID Number
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Work and Industry: Mining
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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