Dish cover: Thomas Viaduct, 1835

Object Number: 
1929.67
Date: 
ca. 1927
Medium: 
Whiteware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/2 x 5 7/8 in. ( 6.4 x 14.9 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on reverse with capital dome: "1827 1927/BALTIMORE AND OHIO/RAILROAD/SCAMMELL'S/LAMBERTON CHINA/DESIGN PATENETED" printed: on obverse: "THOMAD VIADUCT 1835" ; "FIRST STONE/ OF THE/ BALTIMORE AND OHIO RAILROAD/LAID JULY 4, 1828"; "HORSE DRAWN CA
Description: 
Whiteware dome with central hole in top, molded of whiteware with blue transfer printed exterior with view of railroad aqueduct crossing river in wooded landscape on top surrounded by two borders of leaves and flowers and a bottom border with views of railroad engines.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group