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Railroad Cup and Saucer

By: Lori Williamson | Item of the Day | April 27, 2017

A Great Northern Railway cup and saucer in the "Mountains and Flowers" pattern. Used in the late 1950s and into the 1960s.

For more information or to purchase a photograph of this item, view this cup and saucer in our collections database.