Wind-up toy: horse-drawn buggy
Iron, tin, paint
Overall: 7 1/2 x 15 x 5 in. ( 19 x 38.1 x 12.7 cm )
stencil: in yellow, on reverse: "Patented./Jan 25th & Feb 1st/1870"
Tinned sheet iron windup toy depicting gig drawn by white horse, with two large rear wheels; gig wheels and driver painted red and green; stencilled yellow border and floral motifs on body.
This object has been tentatively attributed to George W. Brown.
Gift of Katharine Prentis Murphy
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.