Table engine model, scale approx. 1:2

Made:
1807; 1815
patentee:
Henry Maudslay
maker:
Maudslay and Company
Table engine: patent granted to Henry Maudslay in 1807; this design c. 1815. model, scale approx. 1:2. Front View. Grey

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Table engine: patent granted to Henry Maudslay in 1807; this design c. 1815. model, scale approx. 1:2. Front View. Grey
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Table engine model, scale approx. 1:2, patented by Henry Maudslay, England, 1807 and made by Maudslay and Company, Lambeth, Surrey, England, 1815

Details

Category:
Motive Power
Object Number:
1900-23
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), cast iron, mahogany (wood), paint, steel (metal) and wrought iron
Measurements:
overall (on pedestal): Height = 1665 mm x Width = 610 mm x Depth = 470 mm, Weight = 138 kg
flywheel diameter: 835 mm
flywheel height: 863.6 mm
overall weight:
type:
steam engine - engine
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • engine - power producing equipment
credit:
Maudslay Collection; Maudslay Sons and Field