Drinking cup, a souvenir of the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, St. Louis, 1904. Enamelware with transfer design. Elite, Austria, produced as an advertising premium for Norvell-Shapleigh Hardware Co. of St. Louis. Features portraits of Napoleon and Thomas Jefferson to either side of a view of St. Louis, a map of the United States in 1903 at left, and the Louisiana Purchase at right. Typical chipping along rim, not affecting the design.