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Model

Object Number: 
2002.1.403
Date: 
1920-1950
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
10 1/2 x 2 3/8 x 2 1/4 in.
Description: 
This silver-painted figure locomotive engine has a coal tender car attached and the base is embossed "American Locomotive Company/ Union Pacific Railroad 'Challenger' Type" on both sides. Bottom is red felt.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group