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Plate: bridge with seven arches

Object Number: 
1955.261i
Date: 
ca. 1925-1955
Medium: 
Whiteware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/8 x 4 1/2 in. ( 1 x 11.4 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on obverse: "THOMAS VIADUCT 1835" printed: on reverse with capital dome: "1827 1927/BALTIMORE AND OHIO/RAILROAD/SCAMMELL'S/LAMBERTON CHINA/DESIGN PATENTED"
Description: 
Whiteware plate molded to fit cup printed in blue with central image of bridge with seven arches spanning river in forested landscape with large building background; floral/foliate garland border.
Gallery Label: 
This plate is part of the Dauphin Collection of railroad china and dining car plates.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ms. Dora Whitman Flukiger
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group