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Chicago World's Fair Administration Building spoon
  • United States
    William Rogers Manufacturing Co.
    founded 1865
  • Chicago World's Fair Administration Building spoon, 1933
  • Where object was made: Hartford, Connecticut, United States
  • sterling silver
  • Object Height/Width: 14.75 x 3.25 cm
    Object Height/Width: 5 13/16 x 1 1/4 in
  • Gift of the Thomas D. Galloway Family
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0243
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Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Spoon with architectural building in bowl labeled “Administrative Building.” The top of the handle features a female face and the words “1933 / I Will / A Century of Progress / Chicago.”