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Culture/People:
Non-Indian  Search this
Artist/Maker:
B. Shackman & Co.  Search this
Previous owner:
Balch Institute for Ethnic Studies (Historical Society of Pennsylvania), 1976-2004  Search this
Donor:
Historical Society of Pennsylvania  Search this
Object Name:
Mechanical toy
Media/Materials:
Tin
Techniques:
Commercially produced/manufactured
Dimensions:
8.2 x 1.4 x 8 cm
Object Type:
Games, Toys, Gambling
Place:
Michigan; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1984
Collection History:
Acquired by the Balch Institute for Ethnic Studies (part of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia) from Historic Bethlehem, for use in the exhibit "Immigration and Caricature: Ethnic Images from the Appel Collection March- July 2001"; donated to NMAI by the Historical Society of Pennsylvania in 2005.
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Catalog Number:
26/5502
Barcode:
265502.000
See related items:
Non-Indian
Games, Toys, Gambling
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_281729