Campaign pin

Campaign pin
Title
Campaign pin
Date 
1868
Medium 
Metal, paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 3/8 x 1 in. ( 3.5 x 2.5 cm )
Description 
Metal campaign pin in the shape of an eagle holding the American flag; at the center of the flag is an oval frame holding a photograph of Horatio Seymour; reverse has three prongs holding photoghraph of Horatio Seymour.
Object Number 
480
Gallery Label 
Horatio Seymour (1778-1857) ran for the presidency in 1868 but was defeated by Ulysses S. Grant.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group