Steam pumper

Object Number: 
1998.28
Date: 
1890-1920
Medium: 
Iron, paint, string
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 x 18 x 4 in. ( 17.8 x 45.7 x 10.2 cm )
Description: 
Cast iron steam pumper with driver, drawn by team of three horses; driver painted red; cream-colored frame and boiler, red wheels and hitch; air chamber painted gold; bell mounted under swingletree; one white and two black horses.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Laura Harding
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group