Today we are happy to offer for sale a rare vintage framed original artwork for a New York Central System logo patch! This wonderful model is a design for a patch for the New York Central System, which was was a railroad primarily operating in the Great Lakes region of the United States. The railroad primarily connected greater New York and Boston in the east with Chicago and St. Louis in the Midwest along with the intermediate cities of Albany, Buffalo, Cleveland, Cincinnati, and Detroit. New York Central was headquartered in New York City’s New York Central Building, adjacent to its largest station, Grand Central Terminal. From the beginning of the merge, the railroad was publicly referred to as the New York Central Lines. The identification was later changed to the New York Central System, the name being kept until the acquisition by the Pennsylvania Railroad. This masterfully and skillfully executed large scale drawing model for a patch is professionally framed in a double-matted quality aluminum frame. The framed artwork includes two actual embroidered fabric patches that match the framed design. Item presents very well and is in excellent vintage condition with very minimal display wear. Frame is in very good condition, with very minimal display wear/scuffing. This is a great piece of artwork that will make a truly awesome addition to any New York Central System railroadiana memorabilia collection! Fresh to the market!
Dimensions (w/ frame): 31-3/4″ in length, 24-3/8″ in height, 3/4″ in depth
***Please be sure to check out our other listings for two additional framed Patch model sketches!***
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