Commemorative Piston [Teal]; Tasman Empire Airways Limited (New Zealand, estab. ...

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Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)

Name/Title

Commemorative Piston [Teal]

About this object

Commemorative Piston [Teal]. Silver painted exterior and red painted interior circular piston. Engraved with 'PERSEUS ENGINE PISTON FROM AOTEAROA / FLOWN 250000 MILES CROSS TASMAN SEA' on the side of the piston head.

Maker

Tasman Empire Airways Limited (New Zealand, estab. 1940, closed 1965)

Maker Role

Attributed to

Measurements

H 55 L 142 W 142 Dia 455mm (H 2 3/16 L 5 9/16 W 5 9/16 Dia 17 15/16")

Collection

Solent Collection

Credit Line

The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)

Object Type

Piston/Power Transmission Components/Energy Production T&E/05 Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology/Nomenclature

Object number

2013.370

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