Ash tray for New York's World Fair, 1939

Object Number: 
1940.472
Date: 
1939
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. ( 14 x 14 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: onto obverse: "(copyright symbol)NYWF/ TRANSPORTATION BUILDING/ COMMUNICATIONS BUILDING/ NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR, 1939" stamped: onto reverse: "JAPAN"
Description: 
Silver-plated New York World's fair souvenir ashtray; three exhibition buildings molded on obverse; leaf border.
Credit Line: 
Gift of H. Maxson Holloway
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group