Pin

Object Number: 
INV.7378
Date: 
1868
Medium: 
Metal, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 1 5/8 in. ( 5.1 x 4.1 cm )
Description: 
Metal campaign pendant suspended from bar with stick pin; upper bar in the shape of an eagle; oval pendant with portrait of Horatio Seymour at center; portrait encircled by a laurel wreath at the bottom and a ribbon at the top; ribbon inscribed "18/68"; pendant suspended from eagle by a link.
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