1951 D&RGW Railroad Rio Grande Prospector Pattern Demitasse Set
Item #: 4803 A harder to find piece of Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad china that is sure to please. This demitasse (after dinner) coffee cup and saucer are in the Prospector pattern, with blue pinstriping and the "Rio Grande" speed logo. The saucer is back stamped "Syracuse China", with the date code "12-FF" for 1951. The cup is not bottom marked.Both the cup and the saucer are in mint condition, no chips, cracks or hairlines. There are three factory under the glaze kiln marks on the back side of the saucer when being made, which is common to see. The saucer is 4 9/16" in diameter, and the cup is 2 3/8" tall. Prospector pattern pieces are starting to become more and more collectible. A demi set waiting to be added to your railroad china collection!