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The Schofield Collection of Political Memorabilia

October 18, 2017

Lot #490
DepartmentPolitical Campaign Buttons & Ribbons
Sold For$225.00(hammer price)
 $270.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedNovember 14, 2017

Description

CONNECTICUT POLITICAL PIN-BACKS 1960s-2000s
Housed in five frames.
1962: Include 4 blue Ribicoff, portrait flasher "I'm for Abe", 1" portrait "Ribicoff for U.S. Senate, portrait flasher "Kowalski for U.S. Senator - Frank's For Me" etc.
1964-1966: 6" portrait "I'm John Bonee Candidate for Congress", 4 portrait "Win with Mim Daddario", portrait with white ribbon "Dodd" as well as 5 other Dodd-related items, "John Lodge for U.S. Senator - The Measure of the Man" tape measure, 4" "Sibal '66", etc.
1998: Approximately 15 pin-backs including 2 for "Chris Dodd", portrait plus 7 others for "Barbara Kennelly for Governor", 3.5" Ben Andrews Secretary of the State" and a limited edition "John Rowland Victory '98" pin on a card.
1998: "Larson for Congress" 2 portrait pin-backs, 2 1998 Democratic state convention "Delegate" and "Alternate" pin-backs, a blue and white pennant approximately 10" "Vote Democrat - 1998 State Convention July 1998", plus 12 other pin-backs.
2002: 3" "Proud to be Democratic Diverse, Disabled and I Vote!" pin-back, three 3" images of donkey in wheelchair "Roll to the Polls Vote Democratic", "Get Out the Vote for Democrats", and "Democrats fight for Civil Rights Not Corporate Rights", and "Disability Rights Advocates for Curry", with plus 14 other pin-backs and a gold-colored metal elephant suspended from a key-ring"Rowland"."

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