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Drawing, Hood detail, die-cast strip, for John Deere, November 22, 1960

This is a Drawing. It was created by Henry Dreyfuss Associates. It is dated November 22, 1960 and we acquired it in 1972. Its medium is pen and ink, graphite on tracing tissue. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Henry Dreyfuss. It is credited Gift of Henry Dreyfuss.

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Its dimensions are

33 x 48.6 cm (13 in. x 19 1/8 in.)

It has the following markings

Stamped in black ink, lower right: DEERE & COMPANY / DISPLAY FILE.

It is inscribed

Printed in black ink, lower right: NO. CHANGE DATE NO. ISSUED TO DATE / CLIENT / TITLE / HENRY DREYFUSS / NEW YORK – 4 WEST 58TH STREET, NEW YORK 19 / CALIFORNIA – 500 COLUMBIA STREET, SOUTH PASADENA / DRAWN APPROVED DATE SCALE DRAWING NO. Inscribed in graphite, upper right: FRONT OF HOOD FLANGED, / NOTCHED, & PUNCHED TO / RECEIVE EDGE MOLDING.; center right: SHELL MOLDED IRON / FRONT EDGE; center: EDGE MOLDING COULD BE / FASHIONED WITH : INTEGERAL / STUDS, SELF-TAPPING SCREWS, / GROOVE PINS AND TINNERMAN NUTS.; lower left: SECTION ON HOOD CL; lower right: R&E / HOOD DETAIL / CAST FRONT. / TE (?) TE (?) 11-7-60 NONE CS60-6.

Cite this object as

Drawing, Hood detail, die-cast strip, for John Deere, November 22, 1960; Henry Dreyfuss Associates (United States); USA; pen and ink, graphite on tracing tissue; 33 x 48.6 cm (13 in. x 19 1/8 in.); Gift of Henry Dreyfuss; 1972-88-364

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