Patent Model - Apparatus for Burning Hydrocarbons

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Henry Eames, Patentee
Production date
Feb 24 1880
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Wood, tinned sheet iron, iron, brass, glass, paint
10 1/4 x 11 1/2 x 12" (26 x 29.2 x 30.5cm)
The object of Eames's invention "is to provide certain improvements in burning hydrocarbons in such a way that the heat therefrom may be utilized for reducing ores and generating steam." (Patent Number 224,886)
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