Lot #78
William McKinley

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Estimate: $200+

Description

Three jugate pins from McKinley's presidential campaigns in 1896 and 1900, including: a desirable 1 1/4″ mechanical 'gold bug' pin from 1896, featuring portraits of McKinley and vice presidential running mate Garret Hobart; and two versions of a 1 1/4″ celluloid pinback button (blue and sepia) featuring McKinley and 1900 running mate Theodore Roosevelt, with the slogan "A Full Dinner Bucket," promoting their 'sound money' policy. In fine condition.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autographs and Artifacts
  • Dates: #568 - Ended October 10, 2019