1893 Columbian Exposition Souvenirs
Figural metal pin cushion shoe. The sole of the shoe is engraved
"Souvenir World's Exposition Chicago 1893." Approximately
6" long. There is some loss of plate, still a very charming
piece. (Stock number 003wf0715sa) $100.00
Figural metal tooth pick holder boot. The sole of the shoe
is embossed "Souvenir World's Exposition Chicago 1893."
Approximately 3" long. Although there is some loss of plate
the small boot is still a very appealing piece. (Stock number
Brown and white transferware souvenir plate depicts the Lagoon
Looking South World's Fair. The 8.75" plate has no chips
or cracks. It is marked Porcelaine Opaque, Bridgwood & Son
England. (Stock number 003wf93-0326ma) $75.00
Heavy metal ash tray with scrolled design features a picture
of the imposing Administration Building. The dish is 4.75"
square, the picture has a diameter of 3". There are no marks.
There is a ring on the back should you wish to hang it up. Unfortunately
the glass is cracked. The piece has its original patina and is
otherwise in very good to fine condition. (Stock number 003wf0608a)
Small glass cup has an embossed image of Columbus landing
in the New World and an image of the Santa Maria. "World's
Fair 1893" is embossed on the bottom. No other marks. 2.75"
high, 2.5" diameter. Tiny flake on rim, scratches from the
manufacturing process. (Stock number 003wf0530a) $50.00
Stock number 003wf0625my
Stock number 003wf0625mz
Heavily embossed metal tray depicts the landing of Columbus.
4.75" x 3.5"
Lighter colored metal. Several wear spots. (Stock number 003wf0625my)
Darker patina. Several wear spots. (Stock number 003wf0625mz)
1893 Columbian Exposition Handkerchief Holder. Hand painted
moiré handkerchief holder is enhanced by decorative and
edge stitchery and a pink bow. Click to see interior
It contains a 18" x 19" silk hankie which is embroidered
"World's Fair Chicago 1893." Click to see detail of hankie
The case measures 9.5" wide x 6.25" high. There are
some stains on the front. The interior is very nice and the hankie
is in excellent condition. (Stock number 003wf0625mf) $95.00
1893 Columbian Exposition Embroidered Silk Handkerchief. Embroidered
image of the Administration Building with an American flag and
"1893 World's Fair." Approximately 10.5" x 11.5"
The red embroidery thread has run. There are several small red
stains. (Stock Number 003WF1019a) $30.00
Blue and white transferware souvenir plate features the majestic
Machinery Hall. The plate is 8.25" in diameter. There are
five hairline cracks in the glaze on the back that do not detract
from the charm of this piece. It is marked Marx & Gutherz,
Carlsbad, Austria. (Stock number 003wf93-0326mb) $85.00 SOLD
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