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1964-1965 New York World's Fair Glass

Object Number: 
2008.40h
Date: 
1964-1965
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 3/4 x 3 3/4 in. (17.1 x 9.5 cm)
Description: 
Green and brown frosted cup with Port Authority Building image and text: The Port of New York Authority Building will feature the fairs own restaurant and private terrace club. A big attraction is the Round-The-World Bar, offering refreshments form 80 nations. Helicopters will transport visitors to and from the heart of New York and the city's airports to the rooftop heliport. Also image of unisphere.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Roy Eddey
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group