Souvenir 1939 New York World's Fair Pocket Mirror and Mailer

Object Name: 
Souvenir 1939 New York World's Fair Pocket Mirror and Mailer

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Object Name: 
Souvenir 1939 New York World's Fair Pocket Mirror and Mailer
Accession Number: 
2002.4.123
Dimensions: 
Mirror H: 6.3 cm, W: 9 cm, D: .3 cm; Box H: 6.7 cm, W: 9.3 cm, D: 1.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1939
Credit Line: 
Anonymous gift
Primary Description: 
Glass mirror with paper backing and printed cardboard mailer. Mirror has logo and 1939 New York World's Fair printed in blue on reverse along bottom. Box is decorated in blue, red and silver.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Anonymous Source
2003-01-10
Anonymous Source
2003-01-10
Inscription: 
Souvenir New York World's Fair 1939 Glass Center / Exhibit of the Pittsburgh Plate Glass Co.
Inscription
On box On box: "Souvenir New York World's Fair 1939 Glass Center" and "Exhibit of the Pittsburgh Plate Glass Co."
NYWF / 1939 New York World's Fair
Inscription
Logo with "NYWF" and "1939 New York World's Fair"