Goddard buggy

Collection Type

  • Transportation

Date

1900-1920

GUSN

GUSN-175074

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

Descriptive Terms

buggies (carriages)
wood (plant material)
leather
metal
Buggy

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P071

Maker

Attributed to Chauncey Thomas & Co (Maker)

Dimensions

85 x 70 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.494

Places

Probably Massachusetts (United States)
Probably Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)