DescriptionTheodore Roosevelt: The Sought-after "Teddy in the Ark" 1¾" Design. Put out by the Goerke Co. to welcome TR home from his African safari, this rare item is considered one of the top Roosevelt pinbacks. This example displays beautifully, but on careful inspection the initial "S" is impressed to the left of the giraffe's head, and the "K" in the opposite field, as if done with a stylus. However, they do not even come close to breaking through the celluloid and are barely visible. A fine example of this iconic design.
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