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Object ID 1958.004.017 a
Object Name Teacup
Collection Ceramics
Credit line Gift of H. Gregg Danby in Memory of J. Kenneth Danby
Year Range from 1840
Year Range to 1850
Description Souvenir handleless teacup with a dark blue transfer-printed image of an early steam locomotive from the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, a group of men digging, and a blurry image of a house around the side. Inside the cup is a vignette of a house with floral decoration.
Dimensions H-2.5 Dia-3.625 inches
Subjects Tea
Railroads
Railroad travel
Railroad companies
People Danby, H. Gregg
Danby, J. Kenneth
Search Terms Railroads
Ceramics
Souvenirs
Teacups
Baltimore and Ohio Railroad
Blue Staffordshire
B & O Railroad
Material Earthenware
Place of Origin England?