Harrison and Reid: Rare Home Market jugate ribbon badge

Harrison and Reid: Rare Home Market jugate ribbon badge

Your Price:$175.00
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Catalog Number:17667

Size:

6.5 in.

Grade:

Choice/XF

Badge promoting Benjamin Harrison for president and Whitelaw Reid for vice president, 1892. Silk, celluloid, cast metal. Sullivan/Fischer BH-68a. A celluloid plaque bearing portraits of Harrison and Reid above the legend, HOME MARKET CLUB/ BOSTON; attached to red, white and blue ribbon suspended from cast metal hanger formed in the the shape of a rectangular bar bearing the legend, HOME MARKET, hammer and fly wheel at left, haystack at right, surmounted by a sheep; long shanked pin attachment, rev.

A rare badge for the Republican ticket, which ran on a platform of high protective tariffs on imported wool and manufactures.

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