Plate: 'Period of 1852-1856'

Object Number: 
1955.224
Date: 
1950-1955
Medium: 
Whiteware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 10 in. ( 2.5 x 25.4 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on reverse: "DECORATED/BY/DELANO STUDIOS/SETAUKET, L.I., N.Y." (beneath shield) and "PERIOD OF 1853-56/ This was the period of Elaborate Ornamentation Decorative Painting- Polished Brass/ Speeds of Better Than 60 M.P.H. were attained" and "ORIGIN
Description: 
Whiteware plate with molded diaper and woven rim; overglaze transfer printed and enamelled view of train.
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