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Pin

Pin
Title
Pin
Medium 
Cloth, paper, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 x 1 in. ( 5.1 x 2.5 cm )
Description 
Pin in the shape of a shirt suspended from safety pin and red/white/blue ribbon; white cotton with green stripe cut and pieced to represent a shirt; paper label printed in blue pasted to front inscribed: "I'd give my shirt for/Roosevelt"
Object Number 
1940.496
Marks 
Inscription: "I'd give my shirt for/Roosevelt"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group