Campaign badge

Campaign badge
Title
Campaign badge
Date 
ca. 1868-1872
Medium 
Metal, paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 3/8 x 1 1/8 in. ( 6 x 2.9 cm )
Description 
Metal campaign badge suspended from bar with pin-back; upper bar in the shape of an eagle; badge in the shape of an American flag shield with the portrait of Ulysses S. Grant at center.
Object Number 
Z.2583
Gallery Label 
Ulysses S. Grant (1822-1885) served as the twenty-first president of the United States for two terms, first term in 1868, second term in 1872.
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Creative: Tronvig Group