Toy: New York Central passenger railroad car

Object Number: 
1961.58
Date: 
1895-1905
Medium: 
Iron, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 3/4 x 12 3/4 x 3 1/2 in. ( 9.5 x 32.4 x 8.9 cm )
Marks: 
cast: on each side of car: "NEW YORK CENTRAL & HUDSON RIVER"
Description: 
Cast iron passenger car (from train set), with open platform, eight wheels, and ribbed sides; red body and roof on clerestory; clerestory with 10 small windows on each side, car with 8 windows on each side.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group