Saucer Shard [New Zealand Railways Refreshment Rooms]; W. H. Grindley & Company ...

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Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)

Name/Title

Saucer Shard [New Zealand Railways Refreshment Rooms]

About this object

White ceramic saucer shard. Stamped in blue on rim is logo consisting of a circle made from a belt with text "N.Z.RLY.REFRESHMENT ROOMS / 8". Maker's Mark on base of cup in black "[missing] / HERCULES / VITRFIED".

Maker

New Zealand Railways

Maker Role

Commissioned by

Maker

W. H. Grindley & Company Limited (England, estab. 1880)

Maker Role

Maker

Date Made

1936-1954

Place Made

Burslem

Measurements

H 26 L 130 W 70mm (H 1 L 5 1/8 W 2 3/4")

Credit Line

The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)

Object Type

Saucer/Dish, Eating/Eating Vessels/Food Service T&E/04 Tools & Equipment for Materials/Nomenclature

Object number

2016.76.4

Copyright Licence  

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