Lapel pin

Object Number: 
2002.1.3818
Date: 
1990
Medium: 
Metal, enamel
Dimensions: 
7/8 x 7/8 x 1/4 in.
Description: 
A rectangular lapel pin with a red enameled field around a ring of five white stars encircled by the words "1890 1990 Eisenhower Centennial". Dwight David Eisenhower, "Ike", (1890-1969) -- Republican; general in the U.S. Army during World War II; President of the United States, 1953-61; President of Columbia University 1948-53; and from 1971 to 1978, his portrait appeared on the U.S. dollar coin.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group