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Catalog Number 13262-2
Title Pin, Campaign, William Jennings Bryan 1896 Victory
Object Name Pin, Campaign
Description Gold eagle pin through a red, white, and blue ribbon from which hangs a Bryan campaign "button". The gold eagle pin has an eagle with wings spread and a striped shield. It is also holding an olive branch in one talon and a bundle of arrows in the other. The ribbon is made of satin and attaches to the backs of the eagle pin and the campaign button. The button has a tarnished silver backing and a celluloid front. The image within the button has a bust image of William Jennings Bryan at the center, with the text "VICTORY 1896 W.J. BRYAN" circling his head. There is a stripe of blue with white stars running diagonally across the button and a background of red and white stripes running horizontally down the button.
Date 1896
Material celluloid, metal, satin
Height (in) 0.059
Length (in) 2.835
Width (in) 1.575
People Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925
Collection Museum of the City of New York