Souvenir

Object Number: 
2002.1.1929
Date: 
1904
Medium: 
Metal, enamel
Dimensions: 
2 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 4 3/8 in.
Description: 
This souvenir enamelware metal cup is printed on the sides with images related to the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair and celebration of the Louisiana Purchase. There is a map of the United States in 1803 showing the French and Mexican western territories, a map from 1903 with all 48 states shown and portraits of Napoleon and of Jefferson flanking a view of St. Louis with a border of fleur- de-lis designs and a gold rim. It reads, in part, "The World's Fair- St. Louis- 1904- Official Souvenir Cup."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group