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1941

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Model Of Grocery Store (USA), ca. 1870

This is a Model of grocery store. It is dated ca. 1870 and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is cut, painted, and assembled wood; bent brass sheets, cast steel with knotted rope (scale). It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Charles McKim Norton. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Charles McKim Norton.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 28.5 x 33 x 2cm (11 1/4 x 13 x 13/16in.)

Cite this object as

Model Of Grocery Store (USA), ca. 1870; cut, painted, and assembled wood; bent brass sheets, cast steel with knotted rope (scale); H x W x D: 28.5 x 33 x 2cm (11 1/4 x 13 x 13/16in.); Gift of Mrs. Charles McKim Norton; 1941-55-2-a/y

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