Century of Progress bus

Object Number: 
2007.18.1.18
Date: 
1933
Medium: 
Cast iron, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 7 3/4 in. (3.8 x 3.8 x 19.7 cm)
Description: 
Cast iron bus, truck painted blue, carriage marked on roof, "A Century of Progress, Chicago 1933, Greyhound Lines."
Gallery Label: 
This vehicle was part of the cast iron toy collection of Henry Luce III (1925-2005).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lila Luce and H. Christopher Luce in memory of Henry Luce III
Provenance: 
Purchased from Pumphouse Antiques, Ashland, OH, 1990.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group