Shows: Gaithersburg '06

Here are more photos of china from the Railroad, Steamship,and Transportation Artifacts Show held in Gaithersburg, Maryland, November of 2006.

Above left to right. A master salad bowl in the Southern Pacific's "Prairie Mountain Wildflower" pattern; a display of Pennsylvania Railroad china and silver; a compote in the Pennsylvania Railroad's "Brown Keystone" pattern; a bowl in the Pennsylvania Railroad's "Salad" pattern -- only salad bowls were produced in this pattern.
Above left to right. A bouillon cup in the Pullman Company's "Calumet" pattern; a compote in the Pullman Company's "Indian Tree" pattern; an ice cream dish in the Pullman Company's "Calumet" pattern; a personalized shaving mug showing a locomotive -- personalized mugs like this were once a fixture of barbershops.

Above left to right. Two gravy boats in the "Pelican" and Peach Blossom" patterns of the Southern Railway; a great display of nautical china pitchers; a tureen from the White Sulphur Springs Hotel owned by the Chesapeake & Ohio Railway; two views of a "Seasons Greetings" plate made by Onondaga Pottery, suppliers of much railroad china.

Gaithersburg '06 Links.....

All photos by Rob Hoffer.