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Chemical wagon

2006.44.502 (RS11090)

Description

Two wheeled wagon with metal chemical tank and metal hose basket with coiled rubber hose. The wheels are wooden with metal rims. The wheels, tank and hose are painted red.

Details

Maker
Badger, Arthur C, Mr. (Inventor)
Badger Fire Ex Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
ca. 1901
Inscriptions
"Underwriters Laboratories Inc. Inspected fire extinguisher on wheels No: 2493." (Metal plate attached to underside)
"MFG. by Badger Fire Ex. Co Boston, Mass., U.S.A. Pat. Aug 28, 1900 Nov. 19, 1901 No__ 425 lbs test." (Brass seal on front of tank)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
metal
rubber (material)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Land Transportation -- Animal-powered
Descriptive terms
metal
rubber (material)
Wagon, Chemical
wagons (cargo vehicles)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
55 x 32 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.502
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
175123

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