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Souvenir Pin

Description

Rectangular tin-plated iron frame with stand surrounding celluloid with image of American flag in color with "United States" inscribed under flag.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1940
Inscriptions
"PATENTED (?) FOR/ GBW (?)/ SWEET/ - (?)/ CHARLOTTE (?)" (Difficult to read)
Location of origin
America
Material
celluloid (cellulosic)
iron and iron alloy
Object type
Personal Symbol
Descriptive terms
celluloid (cellulosic)
flags
iron and iron alloy
patriotism
Pin
pins (jewelry)
Dimensions
15/16 x 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2003.6
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
222669

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