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Decorative Arts

ARTIST Unknown
MEDIUM Bone china
DATES 1983
DIMENSIONS 3 7/8 x 2 7/8 in. (9.8 x 7.3 cm)
MARKINGS Brooklyn Bridge logo (tower and stays)
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CREDIT LINE Ella C. Woodward Memorial Fund
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Brooklyn Bridge Centennial Celebration commemorative memorabilia. Colored decal decoration of entrance to Brooklyn Bridge and span with houses in foreground (Manhattan side) and masts of sailing ships with a "side wheeler" in the water passing under the bridge. On top of oval shaped decal: "1883 The Centennial Celebration of the Great Brooklyn Bridge 1983." Gold trim on lip of mug. On bottom of cup is the above phrase repeated. It also says: "Official commemorative exclusively licensed by Brooklyn Bridge Centennial Commission, Inc. C. 1983 PYNN Corporation." "Brooklyn Bridge Centennial Celebration 1883-1983." Condition: good
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