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Tag

Object Number: 
2002.1.3287
Date: 
1908-1920
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
1 5/8 x 1 1/4 x 1/8 in.
Description: 
A metal tag with a slot at the top for hanging. Embossed on the front with a horseshoe around a scene of a horse with a jug on its back standing by a stableman and the words "She Was Bred In Old Kentucky". On the reverse "Used For The Past Twelve Years By The U.S. Marine Hospital Service/ Highest Awards/ Paris 1900 St. Louis 1904 Leige 1905 Portland 1905 Milan, Italy 1906 Jametown 1907". The embossed image on this tag distinctly resembles the images on Green River Whiskey tokens 2002.1.1972, 1973, 1974.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group