This vintage glass candy container is a miniature wheel barrow with handles and two back feet. It features an open top where a tin closure once clipped into it. There is a definite groove in the front of the wheel barrow to accommodate this tin closure, as well as, a knob on the back of the wheel barrow. The closure would clip into these. The construction was to mimic a wooden wheel barrow. The two piece tin wheel is held on by a cotter pin. The wheel and cotter pin are placed on two front brackets; they support the wheel very well, since they are of a heavy glass. In fact, this wheel barrow is created in a heavy glass altogether; maybe that is why it is in such good condition. The tin wheel is movable.
Material: Vintage Pressed Glass and Metal (Tin) Wheel and Metal Cotter Pin
Colors: Clear Glass, Red Wheel, Copper Colored Cotter Pin
Approximate Creation Dates: 1929 - 1930
Who Made: Avor of Jeannette PA USA
Approximate Dimensions in Inches: 2 3/8 tall x 6 1/16 long x 2 1/4 wide at the handles & 1 ¼ wide at the wheel’ Wheel is 1 7/16 diameter and ¼ thick.
Print on the Bottom: AVOR. 1 1/8 OZ. / V. G. CO. / JENET, PA. / U. S. A. (Please note that the “S” is backwards.
Condition: Used Vintage Condition. There are very minor flea bites around the top of this wheel barrow. I mean, very minor. You have to feel for them, rather than look for them. Some of the paint on the wheel is missing. The wheel has two small dents on each side. These dents do not affect the wheel; it still moves very easily around as it was intended to do. There is no tin closure – which is evident. Just a great miniature wheel barrow with lots of life left in it.
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