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Campaign necktie

Campaign necktie
Title
Campaign necktie
Date 
1952
Medium 
Silk
Dimensions 
Overall: 48 1/2 x 4 1/4 in. ( 123.2 x 10.8 cm )
Description 
Maroon printed campaign necktie from Dwight D. Eisenhower's 1952 presidential campaign with a white circle in the lower third of the tie with "I/K/E" printed vertically in block letters across the circle.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. H. Leab
Object Number 
1972.1a
Marks 
printed: center: "I/ K/ E" embroidered: on tag: "Exquisite/ STYLED IN/ THE SOUTH/ by/ MASHLER'S/ HANDFINISHED TIES"
Gallery Label 
Dwight D. Eisenhower ran on the republican ticket for U.S. president in 1952 and 1956, winning both times.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group