Model of an experimental paddle wheel designed by Bennet Woodcroft in 1850

Made:
1850-1876 in United Kingdom
patentee:
Bennet Woodcroft

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Model of an experimental paddle wheel designed by Bennet Woodcroft in 1850, unsigned, British, 1850-1860

Details

Category:
Marine Engines
Object Number:
1876-1353/1
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), metal (unknown) and paint
Measurements:
with stand: Depth = 75 mm x Diameter = 185 mm, 0.495kg
type:
model - representation
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
credit:
Bennet Woodcroft Bequest