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1939 NY World's Fair Collectibles


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1939 New York World's Fair Marine Transportation Building Glass. 5.25" tall, 2.75" diameter. Text "Marine Transportation Building" and image in light blue, "New York World's Fair 1939" in dark blue. (Stock number 003wf39-0326N) $40.00

1939 New York World's Fair Communications Building Glass. 5.25" tall, 2.75" diameter. Text "Communications Building" and image in yellow, "New York World's Fair 1939" in red. (Stock number 003wf39-0326k) $40.00 (2)

1939 New York World's Fair Administration Building Glass. 5.25" tall, 2.75" diameter. Text "Hall of Science" and image in light blue, "New York World's Fair 1939" in peach. 12 oz. (Stock number 003wf39-0326S) $40.00 (3)

1939 New York World's Fair Hall of Shelter Glass. 5.25" tall, 2.75" diameter. Text "Hall of Science" and image in light blue, "New York World's Fair 1939" in peach. (Stock number 003wf39-0326j) $40.00

1939 New York World's Fair Cosmetics Building Glass. 5.25" tall, 2.75" diameter. Text "Cosmetics Building" and image in green, "New York World's Fair 1939" in maroon. (Stock number 003wf0324ab) $40.00 (4)

1939 New York World's Fair Food Building Water Glass. 4.75" tall, 2.5" diameter, 10 oz.. Text "Hall of Science" and image in light blue, "New York World's Fair 1939" in red. (Stock number 003wf39-0326T) $40.00

1939 New York World's Fair Theme Building Small Water Glass. 4.25" tall, 2.5" diameter, 8 oz.. (Stock number 003wf39-0326U) $40.00

Wedgwood style vase, souvenir of the 1939 New York World's Fair. 3" tall. No marks. Lightly soiled. (Stock number 003wf0319b) $40.00

Fascinating 1939 New York World's Fair Souvenir Mini Microscope. 2.5" copper colored metal tube has a blue and orange metal plate with the Trylon and Perisphere and reads "New York World's Fair 1940." Minor plate loss. (Stock number 003wf0417TH) $60.00

Wonderful 1939 New York World's Fair Velour Tapestry. A floral border of rose, shades of green, gold and white surround the text. A long fringe finishes the piece nicely. 18" x 8.5". Very slightly faded otherwise in very nice condition. (Stock number 003wf0525c) $115.00

Charming colorful hand painted candy dish with Trylon & Perisphere - New York World's Fair 1939. Dramatic rendering of the Trylon & Perisphere. The dish sports a gold handle. 6" diameter. Marked Made in Japan. Slight signs of use but still very pretty. (Stock number 003wf0625ma) $75.00

Wicker and Bamboo Sachet from Merrie England - New York World's Fair 1939. Graceful conical shaped sachet has a wicker stopper, silk cord and a decal with the Trylon & Perisphere and the words Merrie England. A small piece of bamboo forming the neck is slightly damaged. Otherwise it is in very nice condition. 4.25" long. (Stock number 003wf0625fp) $50.00

1939 New York World's Fair Syroco-wood small square ash tray. Trylon & Perisphere in center. 2.5" square. (Stock number 003wf0407aa) $25.00

Oval Dresser Mirror with embossed Trylon & Perisphere -New York World's Fair 1939. Gold handle and rim support a beveled glass mirror with the Trylon & Perisphere on the back with a decorative foil paper border. Overall 13.25", mirror 4" x 6". The mirror has loss of plating on handle and rim and some damage on back. (Stock number 003wf0625fh) $50.00

1939 New York World's Fair Pinback Button. 1 3/4" Nice shape (Stock number 003wf1218r) $60.00

1939 New York World's Fair Pinback Button. 5/8" diameter orange, blue, and white button. It reads "I Was There - New York World's Fair 1939." Nice condition. (Stock number 003wf0926e) $35.00

1939 Czechoslovakian New York World's Fair Souvenir Token. The front reads "Czechoslovakia Shall Be Free Again." The high relief image shows an allegorical Czechoslovakia bound by Nazi oppression with a mother holding an infant and a small child clinging to the soldier. The back has an image of a coat of arms and reads "March 15, 1939 Republika Czechoslovakia." 1.5" diameter. Very nice condition. (Stock number 003wf0417xD) $50.00

1939 New York World's Fair Souvenir Advertising Token. The front reads "Metropolitan Life Insurance Exhibit New York World's Fair" and an image of the Trylon and Perisphere. The back has an image of the Metropolitan Life Insurance Building and reads "Metropolitan Life Insurance Company - The Light That Never Fails." 1.25" diameter. Some loss of plate on front and back and wear along edge. (Stock number 003wf0417xA) $40.00

1939 New York World's Fair Souvenir Token. The front reads "Souvenir New York World's Fair and an image of the Trylon and Perisphere. The back has an image of the Statue of Liberty. 1.25" diameter. Some corrosion on back and wear along edge. (Stock number 003wf0417yZ) $35.00

1939 New York World's Fair Souvenir Token. The front reads "In 1939 New York World's Fair" and an image of the Trylon and Perisphere. The back has an image of the inauguration of George Washington and reads "Souvenir of the 150th Anniversary George Washington's Inauguration." 1.25" diameter. Signs of rubbing on front and back and wear along edge. (Stock number 003wf0417xB) $35.00

1940 New York World's Fair Souvenir Token. The front reads "New York World's Fair 1940" and an image of the Trylon and Perisphere. The back has an image George Washington and reads "For Peace and Freedom George Washington." 1.25" diameter. Signs of rubbing on front and scratches on back. (Stock number 003wf0417xC) $35.00

1939 New York World's Fair Flattened Penny. The World of Tomorrow. .75" x 1.5". (Stock number 003wf0314bx) $25.00

Ship's Wheel Wooden Hot Plate with New York World's Fair and Trylon & Perisphere burned into the wood. 7" diameter, 1.75" high. (Stock number 003wf0625fn) $30.00

1939 New York World's Fair Syrocowood Nut Dish. (Stock number 003wf0930na) $50.00

1939 New York World's Fair Pennant. Approx. 27" long x 8" high, Minor stains and soil, Soft. (Stock number 003wf767) $35.00

George Washington Creamer. 2.25" high. Manufactured by Homer Laughlin. Marked on reverse The American Potter. New York World's Fair 1940. No chips, cracks or crazing. (Stock number 003wf712) $65.00

Mirror from the exhibit of the Pittsburgh Plate Glass Co. at the New York World's Fair 1939 in original box. Click to see mirror Mirror is in excellent condition, box is slightly worn. 3.5" x 2.5" (Stock number 003wf0625fy) $35.00

Hotel Piccadilly Soap. Visit the New York World's Fair in 1940. (Stock number 003wf528) $25.00

1939 New York World's Fair Trylon and Perisphere Salt & Pepper Shaker. Approx 3.5" high; tear-shaped base measures 3" x 1.5". The entire piece is made of plastic. "New York World's Fair" appears on the base. (Stock number 003wf0426a) $65.00

Anthracite Boosters. New York World's Fair 1939. I Belong. Pinback Button. 3/4" diameter. Small area peeling on reverse. (Stock number 003wf912a) $25.00

Gas Wonderland. New York World's Fair. Pinback Button. 7/8" diameter. May be light fading. (Stock number 003wf621) $20.00

Sophisticated brocade fabric compact features the Trylon & Perisphere. Marked Rex Fifth Avenue inside. The fabric is quite worn as is the metal. 2.75" square. (Stock number 003wf0625fx) $25.00

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