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    1939 WORLD'S FAIR PAPERWEIGHT BELONGING TO FDR.

    Substantial and beautifully-made composition art deco-style paperweight, with high-relief Fair symbol.  Owned by Roosevelt at the time of his death, and subsequently given to Lillian Rogers Parks by Mrs. Roosevelt.

    Provenance is documented by a signed 1983 note on card with the Presidential Seal and "The White House, Washington., as well as a photo of Mrs. Parks holding this object.  3 1/2 x 1 3/4."

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    Auction Dates
    July, 2004
    29th Thursday
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