Fifty-two (52) prohibition/temperance and women's suffrage related buttons, badges, pins, ribbons, and postcards. 1st-29th items: Twenty-nine (29) prohibition/temperance and women's suffrage related pinback buttons, including seven (7) presidential campaign buttons, dated circa 1916-2008. Ten (10) retain back papers. Ranging in size from 5/8" to 3 1/8" dia. 30th-41st items: Twelve (12) prohibition/temperance and women's suffrage related badges, pins, and ribbons, including four (4) convention delegate items and one (1) Cold Water Army ribbons, dated circa 1882-1920's. 42nd-49th items: Eight (8) prohibition/temperance, women's suffrage, and National Rifle Association (NRA) related tokens, including one (1) English Temperance medal issued by the Kent Union, Band of Hope Jubilee, 1847-1897. 50th-52nd items: Three (3) Temperance related postcards, dated circa 1907-1910. Provenance: Private Southern estate. CONDITION: 1st-29th items: Overall good condition with light surface scratches. Some with rust to metal. Some back papers with toning/dampstaining. Some with minute spotting to surface and edges. Pinback is not present to one button. 30th-41st item: Overall good condition with light stianting to ribbons, tarnish to metal. 42nd-49th items: Overall good condition with tarnish/pitting to be expected from age. Five with drill hole, top center, possibly in the making.
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