Whole model of P.S. 'Comet'

Made:
1895-1900 in Scotland
maker:
Thomas Rennie

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Whole model, scale 1:24, of the P.S. 'Comet' (1812), the first steamboat to run commercially in Europe, original
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Whole model, scale 1:24, of the P.S. 'Comet' (1812), the first steamboat to run commercially in Europe, original
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Model, scale 1:24, of the P.S. 'Comet' (1812), the first steamboat to run commercially in Europe, original designed by Henry Bell, by Thomas Rennie, Scotland, 1895-1900

Details

Category:
Marine Engines
Object Number:
1900-67
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), cotton (fibre), paint, wood (unidentified)
type:
model - representation
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
McLean Museum

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