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Milk wagon

Object Number: 
2007.18.1.29
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Cast iron, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 x 3 x 13 in. (15.2 x 7.6 x 33 cm)
Description: 
Cast iron milk wagon painted white with red-colored raised letters "MILK"; red tires, spokes, and yoke; single black horse with silver mane and tail, with driver.
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 Hillman-Gemini Antiques, NYC, 1991.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group