Pipe Fitting, Steam

Title
SS Beaver
Object ID
M973.366.4
Category
Vessel Structure, Component
Date Made
1835
Materials
copper; bronze
Description
Twisted-off section of copper steam pipe with bronze coupling plate. 7.5cm. inside diameter of pipe. Coupling is 1cm. thick, and has 8 holes and one indentation around edge. 4 holes match M 973.366.1 a-c. One of relics salvaged by Rogers in 1960 from wreck of SS BEAVER. Flange has barnacle residue as well as clay and dirt deposits.
Related vessels
SS Beaver