Commemorative plate from the New York World's Fair, 1939

 
Commemorative plate from the New York World's Fair, 1939
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  • Title :     Commemorative plate from the New York World's Fair, 1939
  • Artist:     Charles Murphy Decorator Homer Laughlin China Co. Maker
  • Accession:     83.7.17
  • Country:     United States Newell West Virginia
  • Date:     circa 1939
  • Dimensions:     Inches 10-1/8 diameter, Centimeters 25.7 diameter
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Collection Theme:     World's Fairs and Expositions
  • Subject:     World's Fairs and Expositions , Ceramics/Ceramic Design , Commemoration
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     83.7.17.JPG
  • Tags:     World's Fairs and Expositions~Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Overall white gloss glazed ceramic plate commemorating the 1939 New York World's Fair with transfer printed decals of the trylon and perisphere logo in the center and stylized images of the buildings and pavillions and the trylon and perisphere on rim.