Auction # 32 Closing Tuesday - September 25th, 2018 at 10:00 PM EDT Catalog Lot 229
Auction Local Time: Nov 19, 2018 00:18:45 EST
1939-1940 New York World's Fair Bakelite Stick pin in green with the Trylon and Perisphere. The Perisphere is a white bead and the Trylon, helicline and base are painted silver. The words "New York World's Fair" above with silver paint and "Bakelite" below. The raised edge is also painted silver. The back is marked with "molded on H-P-M injection machine made by The Hydraulic Press Mfg. Co." with the "Bakelite" trade mark at the bottom. Size: The head is 1 3/16" wide and 1 1/8" high. Condition: Fine. The silver paint is missing from the top of the Trylon and is worn all around the edge. There is a spot (dirt ?) to the right of the Trylon.