This glass candy container is in the shape of a train. The base is completely open. It features the Atlantic 4 – 4 – 2 wheel arrangement, which means there are four smaller plain guide wheels in the front, four larger spoked driver wheels in the middle, and then two more small plain guide wheels in the back. As you can see, Victory (the original owners of the molds) were trying to make the train as realistic as possible for the children to play with after they had eaten their sweets. There are two sections inside of this candy container; the larger one (the one under the engine) is where the candy was kept. The twin cab roof and the fire box (the square area in front of the cab) has several lines on their tops The smoke box front (located on the train front) has 5 circles beginning in the center of the smoke box and radiating to the outside. There is no keystone.
This particular train was originally created by Victory Glass and then by T H Stough in the 1940s.
Material: Vintage Glass
Approximate Creation Date: 1974 or before
Distributor: The Trojan Horse Distributors of Paris, IL
Where created: Probably Taiwan
Approximate Dimensions in Inches: 4 3/4 long at the base (but the overall length is closer to 5) x 1 1/4 wide x 2 high
Markings on both sides of the cab: The number “1028”
Markings on the bottom: None
Condition: Excellent Vintage Condition
- The original cardboard is no longer a part of this candy container. If there ever was one.
- The glass is free of any chips, cracks, or hairline fractures.
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