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Catalog Number 3929
Title Pin, Political: William Jennings Bryan; Gold Bug, "16 to 1"
Object Name Pin, Political
Description Metal bug with retractable wings. "16/1" on its right wing
Date 1896
Culture American
Material metal
Height (in) 1.25
Width (in) 1.25
People Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925
History Both candidates of the 1896 election used metal bugs in the contest between silver and gold
Credit line Mrs. George H. Rogers, Lincoln (Lancaster), Nebraska