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Serving dish: Nickel Plate Road

Serving dish: Nickel Plate Road
Title
Serving dish: Nickel Plate Road
Date 
ca. 1930-1955
Medium 
Whiteware
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 x 11 1/2 x 8 in. ( 2.5 x 29.2 x 20.3 cm )
Description 
Oval whiteware dish with double blue line border and "Nickel Plate Road."
Credit Line 
Gift of Ms. Dora Whitman Flukiger
Object Number 
1955.232
Marks 
printed: on obverse: "Nickel/Plate/Road" (in square) printed: on reverse: "PAT. NO. 2,178,274/RIMROL/TRADEMARK/SHENANGO CHINA/NEW CASTLE, PA" typed: paper label on reverse: identifies railroad
Gallery Label 
This plate is part of the Dauphin Collection railroad china and dining car plates.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group