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Flag: NY Worlds Fair 1939

Object Number: 
1939.278
Date: 
1939
Medium: 
Cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall: 35 1/2 x 34 1/4 in. ( 90.2 x 87 cm )
Marks: 
painted: center: "1939/ *nEW YORK*/ WORLD'S FAIR"
Description: 
Blue banner with a silouette of the Trylon and Perisphere stenciled on in white paint with orange highlights; inscribed "1939/ *NEW YORK*/ WORLD'S FAIR"; white cotton hoist across the top with metal grommets at each end.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group