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    Theodore Roosevelt: Rare Three-Dimensional Hat in the Ring Button from the 1912 Bull Moose Campaign. Roosevelt's famous gesture of tossing his hat into the ring as a third-party candidate gave rise to a number of sought-after items. One of the rarest is this high relief 1" button with an actual brown composition hat in the center. One of the only several known examples, on one of which the hat is somewhat squashed. This one is in choice condition. Previous auction records near the $2000 level.

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    December, 2008
    2nd-3rd Tuesday-Wednesday
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