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plate
  • Scammell?
    active: England, United Kingdom
  • plate, circa 1927
  • Where object was made: Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • transferware, porcelain
  • Object Diameter: 22.7 cm
    Object Diameter: 8 7/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3798
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Description

Porcelain commemorative plate for the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company. It is decorated with a medium blue transfer print landscape scene of a stream and bridge (labeled Harper's Ferry). The border of the plate is decorated with locomotives in the same shade of blue as the rest of the plate.