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

A19820959000

Physical Description

The cylindrical object is probably a bottom or support piece to something which would fit on the 3.0" wide top; much like object #A198209059000. Writing on the tube reads: "3 of this." It's not known if this means that there are three objects like this or this this is one part of three. The top rim is 0.5" wide, while the circular hole is 2.5".

Credit Line

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

Country of Origin

United States of America

Materials

  • Wood
  • Iron alloy
  • Graphite

Dimensions

  • Overall: 16.83 x 16.83 x 16.83 x 9.05cm (6 5/8in. x 6 5/8in. x 6 5/8in. x 3 9/16in.)
  • Storage: 20.96 x 20.96 x 18.42cm (8 1/4in. x 8 1/4in. x 7 1/4in.)

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