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Log wagon

Log wagon
Title
Log wagon
Date 
ca. 1901
Medium 
Iron, paint
Dimensions 
Overall: 7 x 14 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. ( 17.8 x 36.8 x 11.4 cm )
Description 
Cast iron log wagon with grossly caricatured African-American figure dressed in black clothing with red cuffs and straw hat, drawn by single horse; textured log, painted brown, detaches from yellow undercarriage and black horse with gold harness.
Credit Line 
Bequest of Laura Harding
Object Number 
1998.9a-c
Marks 
cast: on top of undercarriage: "KENTONTOYS"
Gallery Label 
The Kenton Log Wagon made its first appearance in 1901 (See Publications).
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group