Bar tray

Object Number: 
2002.1.3197
Date: 
1898-1903
Medium: 
Lithographed tin
Dimensions: 
16 1/4 x 13 1/4 x 3/4 in.
Description: 
An oval tin lithographed bar tray with a border of white stars on a blue background with flags, banners, an eagle and crossed swords at the top, bottom and sides, around a central image of Theodore Roosevelt in his khaki 'Rough Riders' uniform riding a horse through a landscape with a palm tree meant to represent Cuba. He holds his sword over his head and wears the U.S.V. insignia of the U.S. Volunteer Cavalry Regiment known as the 'Rough Riders' ". It reads in white at the bottom "Teddy Roosevelt".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group