Smokers' cabinet

Made:
1925-1930 in Darlington
maker:
Unknown

Science Museum Group

Science Museum Group

Science Museum Group

Smokers' cabinet, London & North Eastern Railway/British Railways, oak cabinet with 3 drawers with ornate brass handles and painted colour design on outer doors, pipe rack. Retirement gift to John Robson, longest serving man on LNER, Darlington. Retired from North Rd Works in March 1930. Overall: 330 mm x 392 mm x 195 mm.

Details

Category:
Miscellanea & Curiosities
Object Number:
1987-8132
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy) and wood (unidentified)
type:
smokers' cabinet
credit:
Haley, M.