Banners: NY Worlds Fair 1939

Object Number: 
1939.277
Date: 
1939
Medium: 
Cotton, metal grommets
Dimensions: 
Overall: 92 1/2 x 16 in. ( 235 x 40.6 cm )
Marks: 
painted: top: "1939/ *nEW YORK*/ WORLD'S FAIR"
Description: 
Blue banner painted in white, "1939/ *NEW YORK*/ WORLD'S FAIR" below a silouette of the Trylon and Perisphere; vertical blue and orange stripes below; white cotton hoist across top with metal grommets in each end.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group