Model of Seaward and Capel's direct-acting marine atmosphere engine

Made:
1839-1891 in England
maker:
Unknown

Bronze working model, scale 1:24, of a direct-acting marine atmosphere engine as introduced in 1839 by Seaward and Capel, on metal base, unsigned, England, 1839-1891

Details

Category:
Marine Engines
Object Number:
1891-124
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), bronze (copper, tin alloy), iron and steel (metal)
type:
steam engine - engine
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • engine - power producing equipment
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
credit:
Bullivant and Co.