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Truck

Truck
Title
Truck
Date 
1890-1900
Medium 
Iron, paint
Dimensions 
Overall: 4 x 13 1/2 x 4 in. ( 10.2 x 34.3 x 10.2 cm )
Description 
Cast iron truck drawn by matched team of two horses; unpainted truck with red wheels and hitch; black horses with red harness.
Credit Line 
Bequest of Laura Harding
Object Number 
1998.21ab
Marks 
cast: on top of whiffle tree: "MCCORMICK-DEERING" cast: on bottom of crowbar: "ARCADE MFG. CO. FREEPORT, ILL." cast: on each side of truck near front: "MCCORMICK-DEERING"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group