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    Franklin D. Roosevelt: Three Sets of 1939 N.Y.W.F. Cups and Saucers. 2.5" tall cup with 4.75" matching saucer, each marked by Lenox. A total of three sets in this one lot. See illustration #86 in Klapthor's "Official White House" china. The set was paid for with public funds and exhibited and used in the Dining Room of the Federal Building at the New York's World Fair. When the fair ended, the set was sent to the White House on November 1, 1940 as "surplus" and was used by the Roosevelt and Truman administrations. Mint condition.


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2019
    4th-5th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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