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Campaign thimble

Campaign thimble
Title
Campaign thimble
Date 
1924
Medium 
Metal
Dimensions 
3/4 x 3/4 in. diameter
Description 
An aluminum sewing thimble with a rolled edge that advertises a political campaign. Embossed "Coolidge and Dawes" with a star on a partially worn off blue painted background, a reference to the presidential campaign of 1924 won by Calvin Coolidge and Charles Dawes. One of thirteen thimbles with political themes, 2002.1.2979 through 2002.1.2991. See also file 2002.1.2978 for the 72 thimble display case and files for all individual thimbles- 2002.1.2979 through 2002.1.3058.
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.2981
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group