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Panorama

Object Number: 
2002.1.1942
Date: 
1939
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
5 x 6 1/2 x 1/2 in.
Description: 
A folding historioscope or myriopticon entitled "The World Of Tomorrow/ New York World's Fair". A postcard like model of the grounds that has several expanding layers and an eye-hole for viewing. Shows the Trylon and Perisphere in the distance with fountains, statues, people walking on the main thoroughfare of the fair in the foreground.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group