Trade calendar

Object Number: 
1955.247
Date: 
1905
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 3/4 x 3 3/8 x 3/8 in. ( 12.1 x 8.6 x 1 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on obverse: "James McDuffee & Stratton, Co./Pottery Merchants. Boston. U.S.A." printed: on reverse beneath upper locomotive: "GEORGE STEPHENSON'S LOCOMOTIVE THE ROCKET/1829 ABOUT 8 TONS, ABOUT 18 FEET LONG/SIX HORSE POWER, SPEED 24 MILES." prin
Description: 
Rectangular earthenware trade calendar with black transfer-printed calendar for the year 1905 on one side; on reverse, two transfer-printed images of locomotives, with inscriptions; pierced circular hanging hole at top.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Dora Whitman Fluekiger in memory of Florence Elsworth Wilson (Mrs. R. Thorton Wilson)
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group