Mechanical toy (pedlar with cart)

Object Number: 
INV.8244
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Wood, metal, textile, plaster, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/4 x 9 3/4 x 4 in. ( 18.4 x 24.8 x 10.2 cm )
Description: 
Pedlar with two wheel wooden hand cart painted blue with black trim; pedlar has jointed wooden body, painted plaster head, black head, and light brown clothing; metal rods connect pedlar's legs to axle, so that he walks when wheels are turned.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group