Glass Hotel Souvenir Toothpick Holder Thousand Island House New York AntiqueGlass Hotel Souvenir Toothpick Holder Thousand Island House New York AntiqueGlass Hotel Souvenir Toothpick Holder Thousand Island House New York AntiqueGlass Hotel Souvenir Toothpick Holder Thousand Island House New York AntiqueGlass Hotel Souvenir Toothpick Holder Thousand Island House New York AntiqueGlass Hotel Souvenir Toothpick Holder Thousand Island House New York AntiqueGlass Hotel Souvenir Toothpick Holder Thousand Island House New York Antique

Glass Hotel Souvenir Toothpick Holder Thousand Island House New York Antique

Antique clear glass toothpick holder with an enameled scene of the Thousand Island House of Alexandria Bay, New York. It is a scene from a print of the large waterfront hotel building framed with lily of the valley flowers. It is titled below the image "Thousand Island House Alexandria Bay, NY". It has a scalloped top rim that is decorated in gold and a starburst design on the bottom. C.1900.

Height - 2 1/4"
Diameter of the top - 2 1/4".

The Victorian gilded age hotel was on the St. Lawrence river in the town of Alexandria Bay, New York. The first anniversary of the Thousand Island House in Alexandria Bay was marked by a celebration including a balloon ascension by H.D. Square, "practical astronaut, Utica" on July 24, 1872 by Col. O.G. Staples. It was five stories high and had 375 rooms. Among its notable guests were Andrew Carnegie, Mark Twain, and Henry Cabot Lodge. The hotel was destroyed in 1937 and a hospital now exists on the site.

Condition: There is some wear to the enameled scene and flowers and some wear to the gold gilding on the top rim. There are no chips or cracks. Guaranteed to be old and as described.

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ITEM ID
ZA124
ITEM TYPE
Vintage

Glass Hotel Souvenir Toothpick Holder Thousand Island House New York Antique

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