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1964-1965 New York World's Fair Souvenir Glass

Object Number: 
2008.40b
Date: 
1964-1965
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 3/4 x 3 3/4 in. (17.1 x 9.5 cm)
Description: 
Orange and blue frosted glass cup, image of the Unisphere with text about: The Unisphere is a huge global representation of the world in stainless steel. This symbol was presented to the fair and New York City by the United States Steel Corp. It will stand as a permanent fixture in Flushing Meadow Park for generations to come.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Roy Eddey
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group