Model of surface condensing vertical marine engine

Made:
1876-1918 in United Kingdom and Greenwich borough
maker:
Unknown

Working model, scale 1:12, of 3 crank compound surface condensing vertical marine engines as built by Messrs. John Penn and Sons for the Royal Italian Government single-screw composite corvette the 'Cristoforo Colombo' (1875), in glass case on stand (see note)

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Category:
Marine Engines
Object Number:
1918-198/2
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), copper (alloy), die-cast, steel (metal), wood (unidentified)
type:
model - representation
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
  • visual and verbal communication
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment

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