Overall: 1 1/2 x 7 3/4 x 5 1/2 in. ( 3.8 x 19.7 x 14 cm )
impressed: on front: "CENTRAL R.R. OF NEW JERSEY/ 1870" and "STAR"
Set of four molded whiteware dishes, each representing a raised and painted image of a locomotive, and each plate has pierced holes for wall mounting
The "Star" was a 'superintendent' or an inspection engine rebuilt from an 1860 Danforth- Cooke locomotive at the company's Elizabethport shops.
Gift of Ms. Dora Whitman Fluekiger in memory of Florence Elsworth Wilson
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