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Goddard buggy

2006.44.494 (RS11076)

Description

Four wheeled buggy with black leather dash and folding leather hood. The singel seat is upholstered in a blue broadcloth. The buggy is supported by two elliptical springs, one on the front axle and the other on the rear axle. The body of the buggy is painted black and the wheels and springs are painted a dark Brewster green with cream detailing. All four wheels have metal rims. The inside of the dash has an attached leather leg covering for inclement weather.

Details

Maker
Attributed to Chauncey Thomas & Co (Maker)
Date
1900-1920
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
leather
metal
wood (plant material)
Object type
Land Transportation -- Animal-powered
Places
Probably Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Probably Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
buggies (carriages)
Buggy
leather
metal
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
85 x 70 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.494
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
175074

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