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"John F. Kennedy" lenticular campaign pin

Object Number: 2014.074.0001
Category: Artifacts
Creator: Vari-Vue
Type of Object: Pin
Date: 1960
Dimensions: Diameter: 1 5/8 in. (4.1 cm)
Medium: Plastic , Metal
Description
One lenticular campaign pin that shows two different images depending on what angle the pin is viewed from. One image is a black and white portrait of Senator John F. Kennedy on a white background. The other view has a black background with the slogan "The Man for the 60's" printed in white.

The button is set into a brass backing that wraps around the front edge, and has a brass pin with clasp. The following information is engraved into the back:
"Vari-Vue(R)
Mt. Vernon, N.Y.
Pat. No.
2815310"
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