Motor car air filter

Made:
1927

Buy this image as a print 

License this image for commercial use at Science and Society Picture Library

Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Zenith air cleaner of 1927, sectioned

This is a device for cleaning the air before it passes through the carburetter on its way into an internal combustion engine, thus preventing access of dust and grit to the interior of the engine, and so reducing scoring and wear of the moving parts.

Details

Category:
Road Transport
Object Number:
1927-1954
type:
private car components
credit:
Zenith Carburettor Co.

Cite this page

Rights

We encourage the use and reuse of our collection data.


Data in the title, made, maker and details fields are released under Creative Commons Zero


Descriptions and all other text content are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 licence

Using our data

Download

Download catalogue entry as json

Download manifest IIIF

Our records are constantly being enhanced and improved, but please note that we cannot guarantee the accuracy of any information shown on this website.