Model of street-sweeping machine.

Made:
1850-1857 in United Kingdom
maker:
Unknown

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Model of a street-sweeping machine. Overhead 3/4 view of whole object against graduated grey backround.
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Model of a street-sweeping machine. 3/4 view of whole object against graduated grey backround.
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Model of a street-sweeping machine, unsigned, United Kingdom, 1850-1857

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Science Museum: Medicine: The Wellcome Galleries

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Details

Category:
Domestic Appliances
Object Number:
1857-112
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), horse-hair, oak (wood), paint, steel (metal), tin (metal) and wood (unidentified)
type:
historical model
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • visual and verbal communication
  • model - representation
credit:
Joseph Whitworth and Co.

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