Hansom Cab

Hansom Cab
Title
Hansom Cab
Date 
ca. 1895-1902
Medium 
mixed.
Description 
Body painted black, running gear yellow with black striping; trim, black morocco; wheels with wooden hubs, two-piece rims, rubber tires, Collinge's axles; two side and one cross spring. Accessories: square kerosene lamps, set of harness.
Object Number 
1945.146
Marks 
inscriptions: hub caps marked: "Burr & Co. Broadway 254th St. New York"; Harness marked: "M & M" [Martin & Martin, N.Y.C.].
Gallery Label 
came from the Cochrane Estate, Strawberry Hill, Stamford. CT.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group