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B1722 Sectioned model of a steam engine slide valve operated by a clockwork motor in wooden base. Made by W. Lowe. Base - 8 1/2' x 5 1/4'; height 7 1/4'. The model is displayed on a turned wood base, 14 3/4' dia. & under a glass dome 10' dia. x 10' high (SB).. Click to enlarge.

Sectioned working model of a steam engine slide valve

    Sectioned model of a steam engine slide valve operated by a clockwork motor in wooden base. Made by W. Lowe. Base - 8 1/2" x 5 1/4"; height 7 1/4". The model is displayed on a turned wood base, 14 3/4" dia. & under a glass dome 10" dia. x 10" high (SB).

    Summary

    Object No.

    B1722

    Object Statement

    Sectioned model of a steam engine slide valve operated by a clockwork motor in wooden base. Made by W. Lowe. Base - 8 1/2' x 5 1/4'; height 7 1/4'. The model is displayed on a turned wood base, 14 3/4' dia. & under a glass dome 10' dia. x 10' high (SB).

    Physical Description

    Sectioned model of a steam engine slide valve operated by a clockwork motor in wooden base. Made by W. Lowe. Base - 8 1/2" x 5 1/4"; height 7 1/4". The model is displayed on a turned wood base, 14 3/4" dia. & under a glass dome 10" dia. x 10" high (SB).

    Production

    Notes

    The model was made by W Lowe.

    Source

    Credit Line

    Gift of E L Batten, 1968

    Acquisition Date

    11 December 1968

    Cite this Object

    Harvard

    Sectioned working model of a steam engine slide valve 2020, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 31 January 2023, <https://ma.as/208651>

    Wikipedia

    {{cite web |url=https://ma.as/208651 |title=Sectioned working model of a steam engine slide valve |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=31 January 2023 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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