Souvenir box from the New York World's Fair, 1939

 
Souvenir box from the New York World's Fair, 1939
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  • Title :     Souvenir box from the New York World's Fair, 1939
  • Artist:     Lenox Maker
  • Accession:     85.7.33 a,b
  • Country:     United States Trenton New Jersey
  • Date:     circa 1939
  • Dimensions:     Inches 2-1/2 5 3-3/4 Dimensions, overall Inches 1-1/4 5 3-3/4 Dimensions, lid (a) Inches 1-5/8 5 3-3/4 Dimensions, box (b), Centimeters 6.4 12.7 9.5 Dimensions, overall Centimeters 3.2 12.7 9.5 Dimensions, lid (a) Centimeters 4.1 12.7 9.5 Dimensions, box (b)
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Collection Theme:     World's Fairs and Expositions
  • Subject:     World's Fairs and Expositions , Ceramics/Ceramic Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     85.7.33.JPG
  • Tags:     World's Fairs and Expositions~Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Overall white gloss glazed porcelain souvenir box and lid with raised relief and incised design of the Trylon and Perisphere and sun rays from the1939 New York World's Fair all on lid of box; incised lines and stars on side of box. a: lid, b: box