Nederlandsche Spoorwegen 1934 [Dutch Railways 1934]

 
Nederlandsche Spoorwegen 1934 [Dutch Railways 1934]
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  • Title :     Nederlandsche Spoorwegen 1934 [Dutch Railways 1934]
  • Artist:     Unknown, Designer
  • Accession:     XX1990.1797
  • Country:     Netherlands
  • Date:     1934
  • Dimensions:     Inches 2-1/8 2-7/8, Centimeters 5.4 7.3
  • Collection:     Object
  • Collection Theme:     Travel, Transportation, and Tourism
  • Subject:     Railroads , Transportation , Medal/Medallion/Medallic Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     XX1990.1797.JPG
  • Tags:     Travel, Transportation, and Tourism
Description:
Rectangular bronze plaquette depicting four types of historical trains in a time sequence with the train at the bottom being the earliest model progressing to the top train of the latest model documenting the development of train design, progress and efficiency in railroad transport.