Plate: Baltimore & Ohio Railroad

Object Number: 
1961.88
Date: 
1820-1846
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 9 1/4 in. ( 2.5 x 23.5 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on back: "THE BALTIMORE & OHIO RAILROAD/E PLURIBUS UNUM" impressed: on back: "E. WOOD & SONS, BURSLEM WARRANTED/SEMI-CHINA"
Description: 
Glazed earthenware plate decorated with blue and white transfer printed image of coal cars being pulled up a hill with a building at the top of a hill, image is surrounded by a shell border.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group