Model of slide valves as fitted to to the steam frigate HMS 'Gorgon' (1837)

Made:
1837-1891 in England
maker:
Unknown

Mounted diagrammic model, scale 1:10, of the cylinder, standards and entablature of Seaward's patent slide valves as fitted to the steam frigate HMS 'Gorgon' (1837)

Details

Category:
Marine Engines
Object Number:
1891-175
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy) and mahogany (wood)
type:
valve
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
credit:
Bullivant and Co.

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