Casting Pattern, Langley

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Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Date

1887-1903

Inventory Number

A19820947000

Physical Description

This object appears as a single unit. It has a flat, squared base a 1.5" high, 2 1/8" wid, rounded center piece. A single hole traverses the center. However, the center piece can be removed. The bottom of the removable center piece and the top of the base on which it stands has not been painted brown with wood finish. There is no evidence that these two peices were glued. Further, the base piece, when turned over, reveals writing which seems to state: "2 of this".

Credit Line

Transferred from the Smithsonian Institution to the United States National Museum.

Country of Origin

United States of America

Materials

  • Wood
  • Varnish
  • Non-Magnetic Metal

Dimensions

  • 3-D: 12.5 x 12.5 x 5.9cm (4 15/16 x 4 15/16 x 2 5/16 in.)
  • Storage: 26.04 x 17.78 x 5.4cm (10 1/4in. x 7in. x 2 1/8in.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Type

EQUIPMENT-Test