Overall: 1 x 8 1/2 in. ( 2.5 x 21.6 cm )
impressed: on back: medallion with illegible inscription [VOUET THOOF & LABOOCH] impressed: on back: the letters "W" and "D" hand painted: in blue on back: symbol/"F /Delfs/119/VH.V." hand painted: in blue on front below image : "AMSTERDAM NAAR/ ROTTE
Molded earthenware plate with outer border of flowers and inner border of letters of the alphabet, both in low relief and painted in blue underglaze; the central view is a hand painted steam engine with driver and man tending coal; there is an inscription beneath.
This plate is part of the Hotel Dauphin Collection of railroad china and dining car plates.
Gift of Ms. Dora Whitman Fluekiger in memory of Florence Elsworth Wilson (Mrs. R. Thornton Wilson)
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