Auction # 33 Closing Tuesday - January 29th, 2019 at 10:00 PM EST Catalog Lot 234
Auction Local Time: Mar 26, 2019 17:12:57 EDT
1964 New York World's Fair Banner in blue and orange with "Welcome" "1964", "1965", "New York World's Fair" and the Unisphere in the center. At the top is a wooden holder with gold ends and a gold string with tassels at the ends for hanging. At the bottom are gold fringe. The banner was made by "Annin & Co., New York". The material appears to be a faux satin fabric, possibly a woven plastic. The copyright information is on the top of the back. Size: The banner is 13 1/4" wide by 20 3/4" high. The gold tips at the top are 18" wide and the string extends an extra 2 3/4" high. Condition: Extremely Fine. There is a small tear in the material in the middle of the wooden holder and a tiny hole near the top left. There is a light brown stain in the 'K' of York and the '1' of 1965.