Frank Tilton (American, 1888-1957). <em>Freight Car, from Circus Train</em>, copyright 1953. Wood, pigment, metal, 10 1/2 x 7 5/8 x 22 1/8 in. (26.7 x 19.4 x 56.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Purchased with funds given in honor of Henry Christensen III, 2016.6.5. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.2016.6.5_side.jpg)

Freight Car, from Circus Train

Artist:Frank TiltonGrandad's Toy Shop

Medium: Wood, pigment, metal

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:copyright 1953

Dimensions: 10 1/2 x 7 5/8 x 22 1/8 in. (26.7 x 19.4 x 56.2 cm)


Accession Number: 2016.6.5

Image: CUR.2016.6.5_side.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Light green painted rectangular car with two pairs of black painted "sliding doors" on either long side, with central cutout arch on each long side. Flat dark green roof and dark green base with cured short ends with silvered metal hook and eye to either end, all raised on four black wheels with light green axles.

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