Early Political Jewelry
Our guest speaker is Thomas Keefe, Collector of Political Memorabilia. In this presentation, Keefe will explore the history of early political jewelry in America. He will discuss political pins from the 1840 presidential election on view in the exhibition Bejeweled and Bedazzled: Jewelry and Personal Adornment, as well as examples from other periods from his own extensive collection. This lecture is free and open to the public.
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