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Man's World's Fair commemorative tie clip

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"

Marks

"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

American, 1939

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

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Sets