Hand-cranked model of stern of vessel fitted with

Made:
1785-1861 in Millwall
maker:
Unknown
patentee:
Joseph Bramah

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Hand-cranked model of stern of vessel fitted with Joseph Bramah's patented screw-propeller (no. 1478) from 1785, unsigned, British, 1785-1861

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Category:
Marine Engines
Object Number:
1861-10
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), copper (metal), wood (unidentified)
type:
model - representation
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
Jackson and Watkins

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