Auction # 32 Closing Tuesday - September 25th, 2018 at 10:00 PM EDT Catalog Lot 30
Auction Local Time: Nov 18, 2018 05:40:02 EST
1893 World's Columbian Exposition Plate with the following written on it: "Chase & Sanborn's 'Seal Brand' Coffee Served Exclusively to the Over Twenty-one Million People", "Admitted to the Columbian Exposition Chicago 1893." "Souvenir in Daily use at World's Fair." "Universally accepted as the Leading Fine Coffee-of the World". This is an advertising plate that was used at the fair and then taken home by the visitor. Bottom of the plate is marked "U.R.W." with a picture of an eagle's head with something in its month. Size: 5 5/8" diameter. Condition: Very Fine with some wear to the writing and a little brown on the bottom rim.