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Poster - Ronaldson Tippett, Diesel Petrol & Kerosene Engines, circa 1938 Reg. No: HT 8749
- Poster of a Ronaldson Tippett diesel petrol & kerosene engine, on top of a map of Australia, and the world. The artist James Northfield (1887-1973) was one of Australia's leading commercial artists in the mid 20th century.
|Dimensions:||641 mm (Width), 940 mm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||internal combustion engines, posters|
|Themes this item is part of:||Engineering Collection, Transport Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MECHANICAL ENGINEERING|
|Secondary Classification:||Internal Combustion Power|
|Inscriptions:||Printed in black across top: "AUSTRALIAN MADE AND WORLD'S LEADERS"
Top name plate on machine: "DIESEL ENGINE" / second line indeciphable / "RONALDSON & TIPPETT / PTY. LTD"/ remaining text on makers plate is indeciphable.
Middle name plate: "MADE IN / AUSTRALIA / RONALDSON-TIPPETT"
Printed in yellow and black along lower edge: "RONALDSON . TIPPETT / Printed in white along lower edge: "DIESEL PETROL & KEROSENE ENGINES / Largest Manufacturers in the Southern Hemisphere"
|Publisher:||Ronaldson Bros & Tippett Pty Ltd, Australia, circa 1938|
|Artist:||Northfield, James, Australia, circa 1938|