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Great Northern Railway cup and saucer
Great Northern Railway "Mountains and Flowers" cup and saucer. The white china cup has a transfer-printed motif of five-petaled pink flowers with green leaves on the outside and five-petaled yellow flowers with green leaves on the inside. The white china saucer has a transfer-printed watercolor-style motif of gray mountains and pine trees. The underside of the cup is stamped "SYRACUSE China 92-A U.S.A." The underside of the saucer is stamped "STERLING Vitrified China EAST LIVERPOOL OHIO U.S.A." and "GREAT NORTHERN RY. C-5".
Content Category: artifacts
2 1/2 inches height (2013.26.2.9.A, cup)
3 3/4 inches diameter (2013.26.2.9.A, cup)
5 1/4 inches diameter (2013.26.2.9.B, saucer)
Made by: Onandaga Pottery Company
Used by: Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)
Household. Tableware. Dishes. Cups & Saucers
Creation: Approximately 1957 - Approximately 1970
Minnesota Historical Society Collections, Gift of Steve Pattison and family.
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2013.26.2.9.A,B (Accession Number)