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Caissons (2) and wagon

Object Number: 
Z.370
Date: 
1870-1910
Medium: 
Tin, paint
Dimensions: 
largest: 1 3/4 x 1 3/8 x 5 in. ( 4.4 x 3.5 x 12.7 cm )
Description: 
Two caisson carriages without caissons, and one elaborate wagon with pierced military symbols; all vehicles are three dimensional and drawn by pairs of flat horses with single riders; painted with polychrome decoration.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group