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Pin with ribbon: Cleveland and Hendrickes

Object Number: 
INV.3944
Date: 
1884
Medium: 
Metal, textile
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/2 x 1 1/4 in. ( 8.9 x 3.2 cm )
Description: 
Campaign ribbon suspended from bar with pin-back; upper bar in the shape of an eagle; red, white and blue silk ribbon attached to bar; inscribed "CLEVELAND/&/HENDRICKS"
Gallery Label: 
Grover Cleveland ran for the presidency three times, in 1884, 1888 and 1892. He won in 1884 and 1892 but lost in 1888 to Benjamin Harrison.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group