Dish

Dish
Title
Dish
Date 
1940-1950
Medium 
Whiteware
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 7 3/4 x 5 1/2 in. ( 3.8 x 19.7 x 14 cm )
Description 
Set of four molded whiteware dishes, each representing a raised and painted image of a locomotive, and each plate has pierced holes for wall mounting
Credit Line 
Gift of Ms. Dora Whitman Fluekiger in memory of Florence Elsworth Wilson
Object Number 
1955.236
Marks 
impressed: on front: "PENNSYLVANIA R.R./ 1855" and "TIGER"
Gallery Label 
The "Tiger" is representative of the highest development in locomotive building in 1856. Elaborately painted and decorated, this Baldwin engine was used in passenger service.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group