Cart for Brute

Description
This metal cart was created by the winemaking crew at Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars, in Napa, California, for moving plastic containers of pomace (object 1998.0181.02) to the wine press. The press was located slightly above the floor of the fermentation area, and the crew needed an efficient way to move the container up the small incline. This low, wheeled cart allowed them to move the container quickly without having to lift it very high.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
cart
Physical Description
manufactured (overall production method/technique)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 102.5 cm x 48.5 cm x 28.5 cm; 40 3/8 in x 19 1/8 in x 11 1/4 in
ID Number
1998.0181.03
accession number
1998.0181
catalog number
1998.0181.03
subject
Food
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Work and Industry: Food Technology
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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