Man's World's Fair commemorative tie clip

American
1939
Swank, Inc. (American, founded in 1897)


Object Place: Taunton, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Height x width: 1 x 2 1/2 in. (2.5 x 6.4 cm)

Accession Number

2009.2272

Medium or Technique

Silver-colored metal

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Jewelry

Classifications

Sets

Silver-colored tie clip with geometric design and text: “1939/NY World’s Fair/© N.Y.W.F.”

Inscription

"1939/NY World's Fair/© N.Y.W.F." and "Pat. No. 1714540/Swankklip"

Markings

"Swankklip"

Provenance

By 2008, collection of Henry S. Hacker, Cambridge, MA; gift of Hacker to the MFA (Accession date: March 25, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry S. Hacker