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Plate

Object Number: 
1960.9
Date: 
ca. 1908
Medium: 
Tin, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/4 x 9 5/8 in. ( 1.9 x 24.4 cm )
Marks: 
printed: in center: "1908/FOR PRESIDENT/ WILLIAM HOWARD TAFT/ FOR VICE PRESIDENT/ JAMES SCHOOLCRAFT SHERMAN" printed: in medallion on brim: "GRAND OLD PARTY/ 1856-1908/STANDARD BEARERS/ SAM 19/ UNION/LIP & BA/LABEL/COSHOCHTON/COPYRIGHT 1908/J.H./SHAW, PH
Description: 
Printed in gold, green, and red; tin round plate with central motif of portraits of William Howard Taft and JMS Schoolcraft Sherman in oval medallions under image of White House with American flags within American wreath encircled by portrait medallions of other standard bearers with stars and stripes; shields on brim.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group