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Unknown

Pony and Trap Whirligig

Details

Artist

Unknown

Title

Pony and Trap Whirligig

Date

About 1900

Medium

Wood with metal parts

Dimensions

H: 51.8cm

Reference

CVCSC:0144.F

Collection

British Folk Art

Status

On Display

As the propeller turned in the wind, the horse’s legs moved as if trotting. A small hammer between the driver’s feet clattered to simulate the sound of the horse’s hooves.

Pony and Trap Whirligig About 1900 © Compton Verney

Pony and Trap Whirligig About 1900 © Compton Verney