LIVE STEAM EXHIBITION SCALE MODEL LEAVITT PUMPING ENGINE. 16 x 27 x 15 inches (40.6 x 68.6 x 38.1 cm). Very finely built and...
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Dallas, TX 75219
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16 x 27 x 15 inches (40.6 x 68.6 x 38.1 cm)
Very finely built and presented vintage exhibition model of a massive American steam powered waterworks pump designed by Erasmus Darwin Leavitt circa 1895. Model has exceptional detail and is expertly finished with complex gearing operated by a central ship's wheel. Presented on wood stand with table base.
Provenance: Garth's Auctions 1998. Museum acquisition 443-1998
Condition Report*:Appears fine and well maintaned. Operational condition unknown.
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