Plate: The "Emma Sweeny"

Object Number: 
1955.212
Date: 
1948-1955
Medium: 
Whiteware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 10 3/8 in. ( 2.5 x 26.4 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on reverse: "EMMA SWEENEY/...../picture courtesy of /20th Century Fox Film Corp./Plate manufactured for/ Jackson Hardware, Inc./Durango, Colrado/by/Vernon Kilns/U.S.A" printed: on obverse: "THE NARROW GAUGE CAPITAL OF THE WORLD/ DURANGO COLORADO
Description: 
Whiteware plate with blue transfer printed railroad track border and view of steam train engine (The Emma Sweeney).
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 Flukiger
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group