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Abraham Lincoln Campaign Pin

Creator:
unknown
Location:
unknown
Origin Date:
1864
Materials:
metal
Measurements:
.75" in Diameter, 1" in length
Item ID:
71.2009.082.0272
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Three-dimensional Objects

Description

Round brass 1864 campaign stickpin features a centered tintype portrait of Abraham Lincoln who wears a dark jacket and bow tie. The long pin allows the campaign button to be worn attached to clothing. Part of The Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum