A beige pinback button printed with a white flag with narrow black and orange lines forming a cross with a central crest, marked in black "German West Africa". Part of a series of pre-World War I flag buttons; many of the flags and country names are no longer current. This button was part of a series of collectible premiums given by tobacco and gum manufacturers.
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
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