The Railroad Commissary


Welcome to The Railroad Commissary's BARGAIN BASEMENT page.  These are items that we generally don't stock, but that we ended up with by mistake, or bought as part of a larger group.  Mostly these are unmarked pieces, common marked patterns in poor condition, or B&O RR Museum store items.  Please feel free to send questions or comments to:  rrcomm@sonic.net    Relevant information, and credits, will be posted.

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Baltimore & Ohio

Capitol Pattern     (worn or damaged items)
  B-8547    saucer  (5) was mint until rim damaged in transit  (Shenango, 1954)   $5.00
                                    

Centenary Pattern    (a.k.a Colonial Pattern) / Scammell's Design Patented (worn or damaged items)
  B-4564    cup  (4) moderate wear / hairline crack in handle         $12.00

Centenary Pattern    (a.k.a Colonial Pattern) / Shenango Capitol BS no Indian BS (worn or damaged items)
  B-1277    soup plate  9 1/8"   (4) no wear but 2 1/4" hairline crack          $15.00

Centenary Pattern    (a.k.a Colonial Pattern) / BS Shenango Indian II
       (none currently in stock)

Centenary Pattern    (a.k.a Colonial Pattern) / BS Shenango - 1977
  B-8681   demitasse & saucer   (1)  mint condition   $20.00
  B-8747   demitasse & saucer   (1)  mint condition   $20.00 
  B-8696   tea pot   (1)  mint condition   $60.00 
  B-1779   Sesquecentennial  10 3/4"   (1) near mint condition     $40.00 

Centenary Pattern    (a.k.a Colonial Pattern) / BS Shenango - 1978
  B-8528   cup    (1)  mint condition   $15.00 
  B-7649   creamer  4 1/4" T  (1)  mint condition  $9.00
  B-7709   sugar bowl   4 1/2" W  (1)  mint condition   $30.00
  B-8741   platter   11 3/8"   (2+)   very light used condition     $16.00

Centenary Pattern    (a.k.a Colonial Pattern) / BS Shenango - 1993
       (none currently in stock)


Bangor & Aroostook

Aroostook Pattern
  (an un-marked stock pattern, used by BAR in the 1940's and '50's, made by Syracuse)

  B-7354   demitasse cup & saucer  (1-)  near mint  (Syracuse, 1944)   $48.00
                                          

Burlington Northern

  B-867   Gold Key     9 1/8" soup plate  (NOT RR MARKED!)    near mint condition  (Jackson)    $40.00
                                                     


Burlington Route / Chicago, Burlington & Quincy / CB&Q

Violets and Diasies Pattern (non-RR BS)
  (CB&Q backstamped Violets & Daisies is listed in the main RR china page)

  B-6423   plate  5 1/2"   (2-)  moderate used condition  (Syracuse, 1965)   (Sold)


Zephyr Commemorative Pattern (non-RR commemortive issue by Inter Mountain Ch., NRHS)

  B-8478   cup & saucer  5 1/2"   (both 1)  mint condition  (Sterling, 1985)   $30.00
                                       


Colorado Midland

Cascade Pattern   reproduction items

  N-8486  plate  6 1/4"  (1)  mint condition  (Sterling)   $10.00 


Lehigh Valley

Cobalt Blue Pattern   reproduction items

    (none currently in stock)


Missouri Pacific

Eagle Pattern   authentic RR items, but in lesser grades

  N-8348  platter  10 1/2"  (4-)  very light wear / 4" faint hairline  RR BS (Syracuse, 1961)   (Sold)


Mission Pattern   an non-RR-marked pattern, never was

  N-8954  demitasse cup   (1)  mint condition  (no maker's stamp)     $30.00  


New York Central

Century Pattern   reproduction items

  N-8423  plate  9"  (1)  mint condition  (Private Car, 1987)   $25.00 


Northern Pacific

Yellowstone Park Line Pattern   authentic RR items, but in lesser grades

  N-5918  plate  6 3/8"  (4-)  moderate wear / 1 1/8" top rim chip  (Shenango)   $10.00
  N-6239  plate  6 3/8"  (4-)  moderate wear / 1 1/4" top rim chip  (Shenango)   (Sold)
  N-6527  plate  6 3/8"  (5)   rim chip / 3" hairline crack   (Shenango)         $5.00


Pennsylvania RR

Mountain Laurel Pattern

  P-8579   cup   (4)  1" glued-back-in chip in rim / otherwise light wear
                   (Shenango, 1951)   $5.00   


Pullman

Indian Tree Pattern     not Pullman marked

  S-8568   compote  7" W  (2+)  very light used condition   $15.00 



Rio Grande / D&RGW

Prospect Pattern   authentic RR items, but in lesser grades

  N-8436  bouillon cup  (4-)  light wear / crack down back side  (Syracuse, 1957)   $10.00


Santa Fe

California Poppy Pattern   not RR back stamped

    (none currently in stock)



Mimbreno Pattern   authentic RR items, but in lesser grades

  S-3667   saucer   light used cond, but broken and glued  (Syracuse, 1969)         $19.00



Soo Line

Logan Pattern     not RR BS

  S-7852   saucer  5 1/2"  (2+)  very light used condition  (Mayer, 1957)   (Sold) 



Southern Pacific

Prairie-Mountian Wildflowers Pattern     in lesser grades or not RR BS

       (none currently in stock)



Union Pacific

Challenger Pattern   in lesser grades

  U-5360   bowl    5 1/8"   (3)  "fair" condition  (Syracuse, 1945)    (Sold)
  U-5936   bowl    5 1/8"   (3)  "fair" condition  (Syracuse, 1945)    (Sold)
  U-8742   bowl    6 3/8"   (4)  very light use / blemish grind spots in bottom   (Syracuse, 1944)    (Sold)
  U-5559   plate    6 3/8"   (3+) nice, but 1 small worn spot (Syracuse, 1946)   $17.00 
  U-466    plate    6 3/8"   (3) worn condition (Syracuse, 1936)                 (Sold)
  U-1454   plate    6 3/8"   (3-) worn condition (Syracuse, 1942) (RR BS)        (Sold)
  U-6113   bowl    6 1/4"   (5)  crack in bottom, glaze wear  (Syracuse, 1946)   $5.00


Harriman Blue Pattern   in lesser grades

  U-108    plate       7 1/8"   (3-) fair condition (age spots) (RR BS) (Maddock's)   $12.00 
  U-140    platter  8 1/2"  (3-) fair cond. (small age spots / thin edge pattern) (RR BS)  (Maddock's)  $18.00


Winged Streamliner Pattern   in lesser grades

  U-8527   cup    (4-)  fair condition / faint hairline down side (Sterling, 1969)  $8.00
  U-7697   saucer  5 1/2"  (4)  light wear / 2" hairline at edge  (Sterling, 1971)  (Sold)
  U-5581   saucer  5 1/2"  (4-)  moderate wear / 1" hairline at edge / glaze crow's foot on back
                                          (Sterling, 1971)  $8.00



Wabash

Meridale Pattern     not RR marked - never was

  S-8783   platter  12"  (2-)  moderate used condition  (Syracuse)   $18.00 



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