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Object ID XX.2010.482
Object Name Ceramic, Decorative
Collection Object/Artifact Collection
Date 1904
Description 137th Street Station Station Terra cotta numerical plaque, with fruit and foliage,made in two sections. The rectangle with the cornucopia has an opening in the center which matches exactly the irregularly shaped '137'.
Manufacturer Atlantic Terra Cotta Company
Maker Atlantic Terra Cotta Company
Maker's Role Manufacturer
Place of Origin Perth Amboy, NJ
Dimension Details 12-in. OH x 30 1/4-in. OW x 5-in. OD
Material Terra Cotta/Glaze
People/Corporations Atlantic Terra Cotta Company
Subjects Terra-cotta
Subway stations--New York (State)--New York
Subways--Decoration--New York (State)--New York.
Ceramics
Signage
Plaques
Search Terms Stations
Ceramic, Decorative
Sign, Station
Line Seventh Avenue Line (IRT)
Operating Agency Interborough Rapid Transit (IRT)
Transportation Agency Board of Rapid Transit Railroad Commissioners
Station 137th Street-City College Station (IRT Seventh Avenue Line)
Number of images 1