Working model of engines of S.S. 'Harbinger', with two mahogany bearing pillar shims and one mahogany engine bed shim

Made:
1851-1852
maker:
Maudslay, Sons and Field Limited

Working model, scale 1:12, of the diagonal direct-acting type engines of the S.S. 'Harbinger' (1851), on a mahogany hull base, with two mahogany bearing pillar shims and one mahogany engine bed shim, by Maudslay Sons and Field, Lambeth, London, England, 1851-1852

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Category:
Marine Engines
Object Number:
1900-47
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), die-cast metal, mahogany (wood), steel (metal)
type:
steam engine - engine
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
  • visual and verbal communication
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • engine - power producing equipment
credit:
Maudslay, Sons and Field Limited
status:
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