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Accession number 2008.005
Catalog Number 2008.005.1614AB
Object Name Tack, Tie
Year Range from 1969.0
Year Range to 1972.0
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Washington/D.C.
Description Maurice Stans tie tack with the seal for the department of commerce (A). The seal is in relief on a disk which was attached to a square headed tie tack. The Seal for the Department of Commerce features an eagle above a lighthouse and 3-mast ship in the center, around the perimeter are the words "Department of Commerce/United States of America." The clasp for the tack (B) has a chain hanging from it. The tie tack is made of a polished gold colored metal. The seal has been antiqued so that the recessed areas are black and the relief is gold.
People Stans, Maurice H.
Search Terms Government
Tie clip
Department of Commerce
Secretary of Commerce