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Cup: Railroad

Object Number: 
1929.61a
Date: 
ca. 1927
Medium: 
Whiteware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 4 3/4 x 3 5/8 in. ( 5.1 x 12.1 x 9.2 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on reverse: "BALTIMORE AND OHIO/RAILROAD/SCAMMELL'S/LAMBERTON CHINA/DESIGN PATENTED" printed: on exterior: "LAID JULY 4, 1826"; "THE PHILIP E. THOMAS 1838"; "HORSE DRAWN CAR, 1830"
Description: 
Shallow whiteware cup printed in blue with three images of railroad.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group