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Working Model of a Two-cylinder Horizontal Steam Engine

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
616
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2724M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 03, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Working Model of a Two-cylinder Horizontal Steam Engine, with copper boiler, dual 3 1/2-in. spoked wheels, "manometer" pressure gauge, double cylinder horizontal mill engine with 5/8-in. bore and 1-in. stroke, faux brick chimney, ladders and platforms flanking the boiler, all resting on a black-painted pierced iron base with rear access door, lg. 14 x dp. 6 1/2 x ht. 18 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500


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