Auction Ended: Tuesday - October 22nd, 2019 at 10:00 PM EDT Catalog Lot 226
Auction Local Time: Feb 24, 2020 06:57:36 EST
1939-1940 New York World's Fair Two unopened decks of playing cards in the original box. The back of the cards have an image of the Trylon and Perisphere with a pink or blue border. Enclosed in a silver cardboard box that has a black illustration of the Trylon and Perisphere and a vertical stripe design. Bottom of the box has a pink and blue card to illustrate the design of the cards within. Each card has a souvenir view of a building in New York City or a site at the NYWF. The cards are in their original plastic wrappers (they have never been opened. I am familiar with the deck, so I know what they picture. Each deck even includes a score card for International Contract Bridge.) There are 54 cards in each deck. Size: Box is 5" wide by 3 3/4" deep by 7/8" thick. Condition: Cards are Mint. Box is Extremely Fine with damage to 2 of the bottom corners.