|Collection||Carriage Collection Vehicles|
|Place of Origin||United States/New York (probably)|
|Dimensions||H-56 W-42.5 L-107.25 inches|
|Owned||Gansevoort, General Peter|
This sleigh belonged to Revolutionary War hero, General Peter Gansevoort of Albany, New York. The initials "PG" are painted on the rear panel. It has a heavy box-body, painted dark green with fittings for up to six seat boards. It is mounted on long runners supported by shaped knees. The front and rear panels are secured with a curved, jointed yoke. The panels can be removed for easy storage or to convert the sleigh into a tote sled.
|Credit line||Museum Purchase, 1951.|