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Conestoga wagon

Object Number: 
2007.18.1.26
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Cast iron, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 1/2 x 4 x 13 1/2 in. (21.6 x 10.2 x 34.3 cm)
Description: 
Cast iron red wagon with yellow wheels and yoke; black horse with highlighted trappings; blue prospecting pan; drivers in black; later canvas covering and wooden rib supports.
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 in 1998 from Gemini Antiques, Bridgehampton, NY.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group