Souvenir mug from A Century of Progress, Chicago

 
Souvenir mug from A Century of Progress, Chicago
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  • Title :     Souvenir mug from A Century of Progress, Chicago
  • Artist:     Unknown, Artist
  • Accession:     83.9.5
  • Country:     United States
  • Date:     circa 1933
  • Dimensions:     Inches 5-7/8 4-5/8 3-3/8 diameter, Centimeters 14.9 11.7 8.6 diameter
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Collection Theme:     World's Fairs and Expositions
  • Subject:     World's Fairs and Expositions , Transportation , Metal/Metal Design , Zeppelins , Skyscraper
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     83.9.5.JPG
  • Tags:     Travel, Transportation, and Tourism~World's Fairs and Expositions~Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Souvenir aluminum mug with low relief image of Old Fort Dearborn of 1833 on one side; other side depicts skyscrapers, bridges, zeppelin and Transportation Building from the Chicago World's Fair of 1933.