Republican National Convention Badge

Object Number: 
INV.4653.2
Date: 
1916
Medium: 
Silk, plastic, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 7/8 x 2 1/4 in. ( 14.9 x 5.7 cm )
Description: 
Republican National Convention Badge consisting of rectangular plastic bar in ornate gilt metal frame inscribed in black: "NEW YORK"; with suspended blue silk ribbon bearing insciption printed in gold: "REPUBLICAN/NATIONAL/CONVENTION/CHICAGO/JUNE 7, 1916"; cicrular plastic and metal button depicting New York State seal attached at center of ribbon by two metal staples.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Thomas W. Hotchkiss, Nov. 4, 1944
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group