1904 St. Louis Worlds Fair Watch Fob Funsten Fur Buyers

1904 World's Fair Watch Fob Funsten Fur Buyers

This is a neat watch fob from the 1904 World's Fair in St. Louis. It is a large fob for the Funsten Brothers and Co., a supplier of fur trapping supplies, and also at the time, the world's largest fur-buying company.

Fob is 5 1/4" tall, and reads " Funsten Bros and Co. - St. Louis, USA - a Safer, Stronger, Better House to Ship your Furs to. - Largest in the World in their Line ". Each individual medal shows an epoch in the history of fur trapping - " 17th Century - When only the Indians roamed the Wilderness and the Plains ", " 18th Century - All Honor to the American Trapper, the Pathfinder of our Country ", " 19th Century - LeClede founded St. Louis as a Fur Trading Post - now the largest Primary Fur Market in the World ", " 20th Century - with the use of Steel Traps and Funsten Animal Baits, Trapping reaches its highest Perfection and Profit. "

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