44 PULLMAN CAR SILVERPLATE EGG CUP AND SPOON Manufactured by Elkington. The cup is integral with the base, the spoon separate but is clipped to the rim of the cup. 3•” diameter base, 2¾” high. The “Pullman Car Company” round crest is clearly incised in the side of the cup and on the handle of the spoon. Both items are in VGC. (2)
45 PAINTED METAL CARRIAGE BOARD: “FLÈCHE D’OR” (Golden Arrow) with right pointing three-flight arrow. Finished in dark brown with cream lettering and arrow shaded in black. Fitted with four holes which hooked onto fixings on the coach side. The board dates from 1951. There was a ‘French’ and ‘English’ version either end. They were used extensively in the 1950s and 1960s but by the 1970s rarely. From possibly the most famous of Pullman Trains which ran daily between London Victoria – Paris Gare du Nord until 1972. 80” x 6½” in ex-vehicle condition.