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Plate: Double-end Tank Locomotive

Object Number: 
1955.227
Date: 
ca. 1930-1955
Medium: 
Whiteware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 8 1/4 in. ( 2.5 x 21 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on obverse: "DOUBLE TANK LOCOMOTIVE" typed: paper label on reverse: identifies railroad
Description: 
Whiteware plate with molded gadrooning gilt at edge; black overglaze transfer printed locomotive (or train) enamelled in green, blue, red, and yellow.
Gallery Label: 
This plate is part of the Hotel Dauphin Collection of railroad china and dining car plates.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ms. Dora Whitman Fluekiger in memory of Florence Elsworth Wilson (Mrs. R. Thornton Wilson)
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group