Lot 178: Three glass mustard jars with handles: a memorial glass honoring the nation's fallen presidents, measuring 2.5'' in diameter and 2.5'' tall, depicting assassinated president Abraham Lincoln and James A. Garfield, along with their birth and death dates and "Our Country's Martyrs" in raised text on the bottom; and two glasses of identical design depicting the candidates of the 1896 presidential campaign, measuring 3.25'' in diameter and 3.5'' tall, one showing Republican William McKinley with the slogan "Protection and Prosperity," and the other showing his opponent Democrat William Jennings Bryan with the slogan "The Peoples Money." A chip to the rim of the assassination memorial jar, otherwise overall fine condition.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs & Artifacts
Friday, 23rd October 2015
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