Souvenir spoon from the World's Columbian Exposition

 
Souvenir spoon from the World's Columbian Exposition
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  • Title :     Souvenir spoon from the World's Columbian Exposition
  • Artist:     U. S. Sterling Maker
  • Accession:     85.9.42
  • Country:     United States
  • Date:     1893
  • Dimensions:     Inches 4-3/8 1, Centimeters 11.1 2.5
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Collection Theme:     World's Fairs and Expositions
  • Subject:     World's Fairs and Expositions , Commemoration , Christopher Columbus , Metal/Metal Design , Portraits
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     85.9.42.JPG
  • Tags:     World's Fairs and Expositions~Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Cast silver-plated commemorative spoon from the 1893 Chicago World's Columbian Exposition; depicts full figure of Christopher Columbus at top of handle.