Expo 67 Hi-Ball Drinking Glasses Worlds Fair Canada Set 4 Original Package Unused
Set includes 4 designs: Italy, Israel, URSS, Allemagne
Each glass features an icon from the country in which it represents, the designs are painted with gold leaf accents.
The 1967 International and Universal Exposition, or Expo 67 as it was commonly known, was the general exhibition, category one World's Fair held in Montreal, Quebec, Canada from April 27 to October 29, 1967. It was considered to be the most successful World's Fair of the 20th century, with over 50 million visitors and 62 nations participating. It also set the single-day attendance record for a world's fair with 569,000 visitors on its third day. Expo 67 was Canada's main celebration during its centennial year.
Each glass stands 5" and holds approx 8 ounces.
Glasses are in unused condition, box is still quite nice with mild yellowing, no splits or tears.