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1937

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2015

2021

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Sleigh Miniature

This is a miniature. It is dated 1853–73 and we acquired it in 1937. Its medium is painted tin, wire, artificial leather, satin. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

  • Mobility Aid, AFARI
  • aluminum, bmx bike wheels, bike components.
  • Lent by Mobility Technologies.
  • 60.2017.1

Its dimensions are

H x W x D (sleigh): 17.5 x 48.5 x 18 cm (6 7/8 x 19 1/8 x 7 1/16 in.) H x W (shafts): 33 x 10.4 cm (13 x 4 1/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Sleigh Miniature; painted tin, wire, artificial leather, satin; H x W x D (sleigh): 17.5 x 48.5 x 18 cm (6 7/8 x 19 1/8 x 7 1/16 in.) H x W (shafts): 33 x 10.4 cm (13 x 4 1/8 in.); 1937-67-6-a,b

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