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What is this?

Side view of locomotive, facing to right.

This is a photograph from United States. It is dated ca. 1926 and we acquired it in 1937. Gift of the Pennsylvania Railroad through Samuel M. Vauclain.

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Its medium is

photographic print

Its dimensions are

18.7 x 24.2 cm (7 3/8 x 9 1/2 in.), irregular

It is inscribed

In graphite, verso: K4s/Without Tails on pistons/with 11000 gallon tender/1926

This object was industrial design by Raymond Loewy and manufactured by Pennsylvania Railroad

This object was donated by Pennsylvania Railroad

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=Photograph, Manufacturer's Photograph of K4s Class Locomotive, Pennsylvania Railroad, ca. 1926 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=3 August 2015 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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