Dentzel Carousel Restoration

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View showing a portion of the 52 animals and the 72 lunettes awaiting restoration and repainting for the Dentzel Carousel. The carousel, constructed about 1903, is one of two known existing carousels of this type in the United States.


  • Dentzel Carousel
  • National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 285, Image No. SIA2010-3445

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520



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  • Art
  • Merry-go-round
  • Folk art


Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA RU000285 [SIA2010-3445]

Physical description


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