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Object Name Glass
Date 1906
Description Child's souvenir drinking glass. Red and colorless glass with flared rim and ear-shaped handle; molded scalloped decoration around the base. Inscriptions on the sides of the glass: "Anna E. Else" and "Richmond / Co. Fair / 1906." Dimensions are 2.5 inches high x 3 inches wide.
Acquisition Gift of Luke Kaufmann
Ownership and History Anna Elizabeth Else was about 3 years old when she received this souvenir of the Richmond County Fair, which was held in Dongan Hills, Staten Island.
Earliest Date 1906
Latest Date 1906
Material Glass
Subjects Souvenirs
Fairs
Lexicon Sub-category Food Service T&E
Associated People Else, Anna Elizabeth
Catalog Number 14.015.0002
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, July 2016.
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