9-Seater Wagon [Waiwera]

Circa 1878
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Production Date
Circa 1878
Description
Wagon, 9-seater. Also known as the "Waiwera" wagon. This wagon is typical of the horse drawn vehicles used to transport groups of people and goods. In addition, this type of vehicle was used as a hearses. The wagon consists of three rows of seats with back rests, each seat capable of holding three persons - nine in total. It is fitted with four wheels, two small ones in the front and two large ones at the back. The wheels are spoked and joined by an axle. The axle is fitted with leaf springs fitted in parallel with the axle. Both axles have the leaf springs fitted.
Media/Materials
Organic/Vegetal/Wood
Processed Material/Metal
Accession No
1970.8.39
Credit Line
Circa 1878. 9-Seater Wagon [Waiwera], 1970.8.39. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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