Carved Top Classics

By Dennis Stewart; posted August 7, 2016

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With my Dad taking up permanant residence in a nursing home, the bulk of his insulator collection has been bestowed upon me. I've been going through boxes and obscure dusty corners of the basement finding stuff that has been in the collection for decades. Old Thomas pieces have always been among my favorites and there are plenty in the mix. The "carved tops" of early Thomas units gives them unique character. Here are a couple of oldies.