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Wheelbarrow

Object Number: 
1943.379
Date: 
1804-1824
Medium: 
Wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 x 23 3/4 x 9 1/4 in. ( 27.9 x 60.3 x 23.5 cm )
Description: 
Toy wheelbarrow, constructed of pieces of hand-hewn wood nailed together, including single wheel at front, curved sides, upright planks nailed to each side (two to stabilize load, other two for wheelbarrow to rest on, balanced by front wheel), and two handles at rear narrowing to ends.
Gallery Label: 
According to accession records, this wheelbarrow was made by Charles Duell of Thurman, Warren County, New York in 1804-1824.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Garrett H. Winter
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group