Great Northern Railway cup and saucer

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Titles Great Northern Railway cup and saucer
Description 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".
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 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)
Nomenclature cup
saucer (plate)
Materials ceramic (material)
Creation Made by: Onandaga Pottery Company
Subjects Used by: Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)
Railroads.
Household. Tableware. Dishes. Cups & Saucers
Transportation. Rail
Dates Creation: Approximately 1957 - Approximately 1970
Credit Line Minnesota Historical Society Collections, Gift of Steve Pattison and family.
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 2013.26.2.9.A,B (Accession Number)

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