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Tiffany and Company Building

New York, New York
County of New York.
401 5th Avenue
National Register Number: 78001886
Resource type: Building.
Property type: Commerce/Trade - specialty store.
Certified Local Government: YES
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Current use/information: Jewelry Store.

Statement of Significance (as of designation - June 2, 1978):
Completed in 1906, this was until 1940 the home of the prestigious jewelry store, considered for half a century the leader of the jewelry trade in America. Designed by McKim, Mead, and White as a copy of a 16th century Venetian palazzo.


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