Insignia

Object Number: 
2002.1.4423
Date: 
1898
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
2 1/4 x 2 1/8 x 1/4 in.
Description: 
A silver and steel colored metal military insignia or patriotic stickpin in the shape of a detailed rifle hanging from a copper and gray enamel gun cartridge shell engraved "To Free/ Cuba", a reference to the Cuban-Spanish-American War of 1898.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group