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Milk Wagon Figurine in Original Box

Description

Glazed ceramic miniature horse-drawn wagon with Jersey Belle logo and text on side; red wheels and two men seated at front; oval base with grey brick road surface and curb incised with artist's name; green oval label affixed to underside; black rectangular cardboard box with white printing and color photo of figurine "In the Candy Store" on lid, photo and bio. of Prescott.W. Baston (founder) on back side.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1985
Inscriptions
Painted on side of wagon: Hood's/ Milk/ Cream Incised on edge of base: It's Hood's/ Copr 1985/ R.W. Baston, Jr. Underside in black ink: 1265/3250 Green oval label on underside: Sebastian/ Handcast and Hand Painted/ Hudson, Massachusetts/ Miniatures R[in circle]/ 1985 Printed on box 1) top and front side 2) back 3) left side 4) right side 5) label on right side: 1) The wonderful world of/ Sebastian Miniatures R[in circle] 2) Prescott W. Baston ... American art 3) Collectible Groups ... Sebastian Miniatures R [in circle] 3121 Central St., Hudson Mass. 01749 4) Model #/ Subject 5) 3602/ Hood Wagon [type] 1265 [ink]
Material
cardboard
casting (process)
ceramic (material)
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
printing (process)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cardboard
cardboard
casting (process)
ceramic (material)
Figurine
figurines
glazing (coating)
Painted
painting (coating)
printing (process)
Slip Cast
Unidentified Ceramic
Dimensions
2 x 3 7/8 x 2 3/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.275.1-.2
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose
GUSN
10149

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