War Chest, Salem pin

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1914-1918

GUSN

GUSN-222769

Description

War Chest, Salem pin that promotes laying aside money for the war effort. It is bronze and in the shape of a treasure chest.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pins (jewelry)
bronze (metal)
Pin

Inscription

"WAR CHEST / SALEM" (Embroidered)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Advertising Medium

Dimensions

7/16 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.3376