Model of stern of vessel fitted with screw propeller

Made:
1800-1861 in Millwall
patentee:
Edward Shorter

Stern model, scale 1:16, of Edward Shorter's patented (No. 2371, 1800) perpetual sculling machine, or screw propeller, by Edward Shorter, Newington, Surrey, 1800-1802

Details

Category:
Marine Engines
Object Number:
1861-55/1
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), cotton (textile), paint, wood (unidentified)
type:
model - representation
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
  • visual and verbal communication
status:
Permanent collection

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