"Official New York World's Fair 1964-1965 3 Minute Timer"

"Official New York World's Fair 1964-1965 3 Minute Timer"
Title
"Official New York World's Fair 1964-1965 3 Minute Timer"
Date 
1964-1965
Medium 
Metal, plastic, sand, and cardboard box
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 1/2 x 2 x 2 in. (8.9 x 5.1 x 5.1 cm) Box: 3 1/4 x 1 3/4 x 1 3/4 in. (8.3 x 4.4 x 4.4 cm)
Description 
Red, white, and blue "hourglass" that is a 3 minute timer with 3 plastic rods to stabilize. Top and bottom pieces depict hemisphere and text: NEW YORK/WORLD'S FAIR/1964-1965, box depicts similar imagery.
Credit Line 
Ivan C. and Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Object Number 
2009.26.1ab
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group