Teaspoon from the New York World's Fair, 1939

 
Teaspoon from the New York World's Fair, 1939
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  • Title :     Teaspoon from the New York World's Fair, 1939
  • Artist:     Unknown, Maker
  • Accession:     XX1992.75.1
  • Country:     United States
  • Date:     circa 1939
  • Dimensions:     Inches 6-1/8 1-1/4, Centimeters 15.6 3.2
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Collection Theme:     World's Fairs and Expositions
  • Subject:     World's Fairs and Expositions , Metal/Metal Design , Commemoration
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     XX1992.75.1-10.JPG
  • Tags:     World's Fairs and Expositions~Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Silver-plated teaspoon commemorating the 1939 New York World's Fair with abstracted raised image of the Perisphere at handle end and the Trylon extending along handle body forming the tip at spoon neck.