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Republican County Committee's Captain Badge

Object Number: 
INV.2303
Date: 
1928
Medium: 
Silk, metal, paper, plastic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 x 3 in. ( 20.3 x 7.6 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: "REPUBLICAN/COUNTY/COMMITTEE/HOOVER/OTTINGER/AND/VICTORY" Inscription: "CAPTAIN"
Description: 
Red, white, and blue striped silk satin ribbon with inscription imprinted in gold: "REPUBLICAN/COUNTY/COMMITTEE/HOOVER/OTTINGER/AND/VICTORY"; suspended from elaborate gilt metal pin-back bar inscribed in blue "CAPTAIN"; circular plastic pin-back button with photographic image of Herbert Hoover suspended from ribbon below.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group