Model of David L. Allen's Patent steering gear

Made:
1860-1903
maker:
Unknown

Working model, scale 1:3, mounted on an oak base, of a hand-powered steering gear for ships, patented in 1862 by David L Allen, unsigned, American, 1860-1903

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Category:
Marine Engines
Object Number:
1903-29
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), cast iron, oak (wood), steel (metal)
type:
model - representation
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
  • visual and verbal communication
  • component - object
status:
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