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    St. Louis Exposition Hand-painted Trinket Box This is a real treasure. There are no other offerings in exposition or World's Fair souvenirs that are quite as delicate and ornate as those from the 1904 fair in St. Louis. This 3.5" x 2.25" glass souvenir box pictures a detailed hand-painted picture of the "Palais du Gouvernement" on the lid. The Government Palace was seldom used or depicted on these, or perhaps, a more memorable building was just the souvenir of choice. Excellent condition, complete with latch and some of the interior lined material intact.

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    June, 2005
    22nd-23rd Wednesday-Thursday
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