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Wooden toy locomotive
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Details

Object ID 000660

Object Name Wooden toy locomotive

Object Desc Large red, black and gold wooden locomotive with 4 iron wheels. "Caledonian" crest. Chain attachment in back of locomotive indicates that additional train cars could be attached. Engine features a cylindircal chimney as well as a bell shaped dome.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000628

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General Category History

Category Toys

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Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

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Location Toy Window Exhibit

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Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords trains,toys,locomotives,riding toys,wood toys,


Title Wooden toy locomotive

Description Large red, black and gold wooden locomotive with 4 iron wheels. Chain attachment in back of locomotive indicates that additional train cars could be attached. Engine features a cylindircal chimney as well as a bell shaped dome. Looks as though it could have been ridden by a small child.

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Height 19

Length 25.5

Width 6

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Toy train is 19 inches tall measured from the front wheel to the top of the chimney. Train is 25.5 inches long from the front connection knob to the back connection knob. The width of the train varies between 5 and 8 inches. The front engine is 6 inches across, the middle section is approximately 5 inches across, the conductor's cabinet is 8 inches across and the back section is 6 inches as well.

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Image Caption CMY628

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Conditions

Date APR 2,2013

Summary Good Condition

Assessor Katherine Dickey

Notes Train is in fair condition. The paint is faded and scuffed particularly around all square edges. There is a 3.5 inch crescent shaped scratch across the front of the locomotive--all paint removed. 5 patches of worn and discolored paint on rounded front portion of the engine. 4 inch section of wood missing from proper right side of conductor's cabin (splintered)--covered with mismatched pink/red paint. 3 breaks in proper right side of train (top: 2 inches long; middle: 5 inches long; bottom: 1 inch long). Wheels are not secure, bend outwards and inwards when train is moved or shifted. Several paint chips and sections of faded, discolored paint.


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