Campaign tie clip

Object Number: 
2010.27
Date: 
1960
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/2 x 1 3/4 x 3/8 in. (1.3 x 4.4 x 1 cm)
Marks: 
stamped on reverse: JOLLE
Description: 
Metal gold-colored tie clip in the shape of the Motor Torpedo boat PT-109.
Gallery Label: 
This tie clip, a campaign item from the presidential campaign of 1960, represents the torpedo boat commanded by John F. Kennedy in the Pacific Theater during World War II.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Scott Wixon
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group