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Overland circus cage wagon

Object Number: 
2007.18.1.7
Date: 
ca. 1900-1910
Medium: 
Cast iron, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 x 4 1/2 x 16 1/2 in. (25.4 x 11.4 x 41.9 cm)
Description: 
Cast iron overland circus wagon with two brown horses pulling a red cage with gold highlights enclosing a tiger; three drivers dressed in blue with red caps, repainted.
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
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group