Bar tray

Bar tray
Bar tray
Title
Bar tray
Date 
1898-1903
Medium 
Metal
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
Object Number 
2002.1.3197
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group