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Motorized contractor's truck

Object Number: 
ca. 1905-1920
Cast iron, paint
Overall: 6 1/2 x 3 x 9 in. (16.5 x 7.6 x 22.9 cm)
Red enamelled truck embossed "CONTRACTOR'S" on side; three tilting dumpsters, steel wheels painted silver with yellow hubs.
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
Purchased from Toys in the Attic, 1990.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group