Model: Manhattan subway car

Model: Manhattan subway car
Title
Model: Manhattan subway car
Date 
ca. 1940
Medium 
Wood, glass, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 3/8 x 12 5/8 x 2 1/2 in. ( 8.6 x 32.1 x 6.4 cm )
Description 
Model of elevated train car with brown painted wood and sheet metal body, glass windows, and metal wheels.
Credit Line 
Gift of Norvin H. Green
Object Number 
1944.68
Marks 
painted: in gold on each side: "MANHATTAN" painted: in gold twice on each side: "112"
Gallery Label 
According to accession records, this model represents the type of car in use in circa 1880. It was made by the donor.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group