Bank (New York World's Fair)
Decorative Arts and Design
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
1 3/4 x 3 1/4 x 3 1/4 in. (4.4 x 8.3 x 8.3 cm) (show scale)
Molded on front: "NEW YORK / WORLD'S FAIR / 1940"
Gift of Mrs. William Greig Walker
Colorless pressed glass cube with opening for coins in center of top side. Sides decorated with structures from the New York World's Fair in 1940, including the Glass Center Building and the Trilon and Perisphere.
American. Bank (New York World's Fair), 1940. Glass, 1 3/4 x 3 1/4 x 3 1/4 in. (4.4 x 8.3 x 8.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. William Greig Walker, 40.376. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 40.376_acetate_bw.jpg)
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