Cup and saucer

Object Number: 
1955.228cd
Date: 
1880-1920
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
cup: 2 1/2 x 3 1/8 x 2 1/8 in. ( 6.4 x 7.9 x 5.4 cm ) saucer: 3/4 x 4 5/8 in. ( 1.9 x 11.7 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on reverse of saucer and beneath cup base: "RAILWAY/MADE IN/ENGLAND/FOR/P.V."
Description: 
Earthenware cup and saucer with black transfer printed toothed border and view of locomotive or cars in pastoral landscape filled-in with yellow, green, and red underglaze.
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