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Push-Toy

Decorative Arts

MEDIUM Wood, pigment
  • Place Manufactured: Kane, Pennsylvania, United States
  • DATES ca. 1955
    DIMENSIONS 23 7/8 x 11 5/8 x 3 1/4 in. (60.6 x 29.5 x 8.3 cm)
    MARKINGS Stenciled in red on one side of shaft: "[three stars] HOLGATE [three stars]"
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 2014.93
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Dr. Barry R. Harwood
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Child's push toy comprised of a long blond wood vertical handle and at base attached horizontal dowels with six detachable wooden graduated-size colored rings in red (largest), orange, yellow, green, blue, purple (smallest); the rings held in place by a horizontal screw-on red pointed finial. Condition: some paint loss to rings.
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