Pull toy: horse with jockey

Object Number: 
INV.8055
Date: 
1860-1890
Medium: 
Iron, tin, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/2 x 9 x 3 1/2 in. ( 19 x 22.9 x 8.9 cm )
Description: 
Tinned sheet iron toy depicting trotting horse with jockey, mounted on platform with four cast iron wheels; brown horse with pale orange band across middle, black mane and tail; jockey dressed in yellow with black cap; green platform with pierced hole at front; when toy is pulled or pushed, tail moves up and down - wire runs through opening in platform and attaches to axle.
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Creative: Tronvig Group