1904 Louisiana Purchase Exposition Souvenirs
We acquired these three rare woven silks from the estate of
a impassioned World's Fair collector. They are similar in style
to Stevensgraphs created in England during the latter half of
the 19th century. Other companies copied the form and created
their own designs. Each silk depicts a building at the fair or
an image of a St. Louis landmark. They are truly unique and wonderful
Main Entrance Palace of Art. It is 5" wide x
2.5" tall. Very nice condition. (Stock number 003wf040909a)
St. Louis Union Station. It is 4.75" wide x 2.5"
tall. Paper residue on edges, frayed. (Stock number 003wf040909b)
The St. Louis Eads Bridge. It is 5" wide x 2.5"
tall. Small amount of paper adhesion, corner fold. (Stock number
1904 Louisiana Purchase Exposition Souvenir Stein.
Superb miniature spelter souvenir stein. The front reads "Souvenir
of St. Louis" below a picture of the Cascading Gardens. A
decorative raised design covers the rest of the piece. It is 5"
tall, 2.25" diameter at base. Marked Made in Germany. Some
loss of original patina. (Stock number 003wf0930sa) $100.00
1904 Louisiana Purchase Exposition Souvenir Cups.
003wf0930sc | 003wf0930sd | 003wf0930se
Wonderful metal souvenir cups, each one unique. 3.5"
tall, 2.25" diameter.
Reads "Souvenir of St. Louis Exposition 1904, pictures
Machinery Building, Temple of Fraternity, Building of Varied Industries,
Entrance to Textile Arts Building, Tower of Manufactures Bldg."
Marked Made in Germany, Grand Leader. Some loss of original patina.
(Stock number 003wf0930sc) $55.00
Reads "Souvenir Louisiana Purchase Exposition 1803-1904,
pictures Transportation Building, Education Building, Electricity
Building, Palace of Liberal Arts, Napoleon ceding to Jefferson
Louisiana Territory." Marked Germany, Victoria Art Co., New
York, Saratoga, St. Louis. Some loss of original patina, minor
dents at rim. (Stock number 003wf0930sd) $55.00
Reads " Louisiana Purchase World's Fair St. Louis, Mo.,
U.S.A., pictures Electricity Building, Varied Industries Building,
St. Louis Union Station, Transportation Building, Machinery Building."
Not marked. Some loss of original patina, minor dents at rim,
dents at base. (Stock number 003wf0930se) $55.00
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