Enlarge Text
A A A

Political

Political memorabilia of all types, from buttons to banners, is collected. Items related to presidential candidates are the most popular, but collectors also search for material related to state and local offices. The first political button was worn by George Washington during his first Inauguration in 1789. Memorabilia related to social causes, minor political parties, and protest movements are also included here. Many reproductions have been made. A jugate is a button with photographs of both the presidential and vice presidential candidates. In this list a button is round, usually with a straight pin or metal tab to secure it to a shirt. A pin is brass, often figural, sometimes attached to a ribbon. 

SimpleXMLElement Object
(
    [ack] => Success
    [version] => 1.13.0
    [timestamp] => 2018-05-20T22:35:50.642Z
    [searchResult] => SimpleXMLElement Object
        (
            [@attributes] => Array
                (
                    [count] => 4
                )

            [item] => Array
                (
                    [0] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                        (
                            [itemId] => 222972627577
                            [title] => ANTIQUE ENAMEL ASSASSINATION PRESIDENT MCKINLEY STERLING SILVER SOUVENIR SPOON
                            [globalId] => EBAY-US
                            [primaryCategory] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [categoryId] => 63621
                                    [categoryName] => Souvenir Spoons
                                )

                            [secondaryCategory] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [categoryId] => 33775
                                    [categoryName] => 1865-1901 Presidents
                                )

                            [galleryURL] => http://thumbs2.ebaystatic.com/m/mgVghfUd_pf7obKLxgrBeRg/140.jpg
                            [viewItemURL] => http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=2&toolid=10044&campid=5336649018&customid=political&lgeo=1&vectorid=229466&item=222972627577
                            [paymentMethod] => PayPal
                            [autoPay] => false
                            [postalCode] => 85258
                            [location] => Scottsdale,AZ,USA
                            [country] => US
                            [shippingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [shippingServiceCost] => 0.0
                                    [shippingType] => Free
                                    [shipToLocations] => Worldwide
                                    [expeditedShipping] => true
                                    [oneDayShippingAvailable] => false
                                    [handlingTime] => 1
                                )

                            [sellingStatus] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [currentPrice] => 24.99
                                    [convertedCurrentPrice] => 24.99
                                    [bidCount] => 1
                                    [sellingState] => Active
                                    [timeLeft] => P0DT0H39M53S
                                )

                            [listingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [bestOfferEnabled] => false
                                    [buyItNowAvailable] => false
                                    [startTime] => 2018-05-10T23:15:43.000Z
                                    [endTime] => 2018-05-20T23:15:43.000Z
                                    [listingType] => Auction
                                    [gift] => false
                                    [watchCount] => 2
                                )

                            [returnsAccepted] => true
                            [galleryPlusPictureURL] => http://galleryplus.ebayimg.com/ws/web/222972627577_1_0_1.jpg
                            [isMultiVariationListing] => false
                            [topRatedListing] => false
                        )

                    [1] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                        (
                            [itemId] => 183227904414
                            [title] => Antique Ceramic Political Cream Pitcher Gold Trimmed Early 1900's 20 Star Banner
                            [globalId] => EBAY-US
                            [primaryCategory] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [categoryId] => 63524
                                    [categoryName] => Creamers & Sugar Bowls
                                )

                            [galleryURL] => http://thumbs3.ebaystatic.com/m/mMGxXcMnBT4EYNChewJwFcQ/140.jpg
                            [viewItemURL] => http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=2&toolid=10044&campid=5336649018&customid=political&lgeo=1&vectorid=229466&item=183227904414
                            [paymentMethod] => PayPal
                            [autoPay] => false
                            [postalCode] => 08109
                            [location] => Merchantville,NJ,USA
                            [country] => US
                            [shippingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [shippingType] => Calculated
                                    [shipToLocations] => Worldwide
                                    [expeditedShipping] => false
                                    [oneDayShippingAvailable] => false
                                    [handlingTime] => 1
                                )

                            [sellingStatus] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [currentPrice] => 14.99
                                    [convertedCurrentPrice] => 14.99
                                    [bidCount] => 0
                                    [sellingState] => Active
                                    [timeLeft] => P0DT1H3M55S
                                )

                            [listingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [bestOfferEnabled] => false
                                    [buyItNowAvailable] => false
                                    [startTime] => 2018-05-15T23:39:45.000Z
                                    [endTime] => 2018-05-20T23:39:45.000Z
                                    [listingType] => Auction
                                    [gift] => false
                                )

                            [returnsAccepted] => true
                            [isMultiVariationListing] => false
                            [topRatedListing] => true
                        )

                    [2] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                        (
                            [itemId] => 202312662683
                            [title] => LOT 2 PHOTOGRAPHS CHINESE WESTERN POLITICAL SOCIAL ELITE OUYANG JU NR
                            [globalId] => EBAY-US
                            [subtitle] => IMPORTANT ESTATE OF OYANG JU MAYOR CANTON 1946-1949
                            [primaryCategory] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [categoryId] => 48
                                    [categoryName] => Other Contemporary Photographs
                                )

                            [secondaryCategory] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [categoryId] => 73465
                                    [categoryName] => Other Chinese Antiques
                                )

                            [galleryURL] => http://thumbs4.ebaystatic.com/m/myBgxuzSTVabDri3WeE3_kw/140.jpg
                            [viewItemURL] => http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=2&toolid=10044&campid=5336649018&customid=political&lgeo=1&vectorid=229466&item=202312662683
                            [paymentMethod] => PayPal
                            [autoPay] => false
                            [postalCode] => 35215
                            [location] => Birmingham,AL,USA
                            [country] => US
                            [shippingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [shippingServiceCost] => 9.5
                                    [shippingType] => Flat
                                    [shipToLocations] => Worldwide
                                    [expeditedShipping] => true
                                    [oneDayShippingAvailable] => false
                                    [handlingTime] => 2
                                )

                            [sellingStatus] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [currentPrice] => 51.0
                                    [convertedCurrentPrice] => 51.0
                                    [bidCount] => 11
                                    [sellingState] => Active
                                    [timeLeft] => P0DT1H53M53S
                                )

                            [listingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [bestOfferEnabled] => false
                                    [buyItNowAvailable] => false
                                    [startTime] => 2018-05-14T00:29:43.000Z
                                    [endTime] => 2018-05-21T00:29:43.000Z
                                    [listingType] => Auction
                                    [gift] => false
                                    [watchCount] => 18
                                )

                            [returnsAccepted] => true
                            [galleryPlusPictureURL] => http://galleryplus.ebayimg.com/ws/web/202312662683_1_0_1.jpg
                            [isMultiVariationListing] => false
                            [topRatedListing] => false
                        )

                    [3] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                        (
                            [itemId] => 263677432742
                            [title] => Mid Century Modern Cartoon Checkered Cab Driver Political Stocks Bonds Wall St.
                            [globalId] => EBAY-US
                            [primaryCategory] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [categoryId] => 69473
                                    [categoryName] => Mid-Century Modernism
                                )

                            [galleryURL] => http://thumbs3.ebaystatic.com/m/mTWKP3ff3jXK72i7N7LgEwg/140.jpg
                            [viewItemURL] => http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=2&toolid=10044&campid=5336649018&customid=political&lgeo=1&vectorid=229466&item=263677432742
                            [paymentMethod] => PayPal
                            [autoPay] => false
                            [postalCode] => 10583
                            [location] => Scarsdale,NY,USA
                            [country] => US
                            [shippingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [shippingServiceCost] => 9.99
                                    [shippingType] => Flat
                                    [shipToLocations] => Worldwide
                                    [expeditedShipping] => true
                                    [oneDayShippingAvailable] => false
                                    [handlingTime] => 3
                                )

                            [sellingStatus] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [currentPrice] => 19.99
                                    [convertedCurrentPrice] => 19.99
                                    [bidCount] => 0
                                    [sellingState] => Active
                                    [timeLeft] => P0DT2H17M26S
                                )

                            [listingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [bestOfferEnabled] => false
                                    [buyItNowAvailable] => false
                                    [startTime] => 2018-05-11T00:53:16.000Z
                                    [endTime] => 2018-05-21T00:53:16.000Z
                                    [listingType] => Auction
                                    [gift] => false
                                )

                            [returnsAccepted] => false
                            [isMultiVariationListing] => false
                            [topRatedListing] => false
                        )

                )

        )

    [paginationOutput] => SimpleXMLElement Object
        (
            [pageNumber] => 1
            [entriesPerPage] => 4
            [totalPages] => 20
            [totalEntries] => 79
        )

    [itemSearchURL] => http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=4&toolid=10044&campid=5336649018&customid=political&lgeo=1&mpre=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fsch%2Fi.html%3FLH_Auction%3D1%26_nkw%3DPolitical%26_ddo%3D1%26_ipg%3D4%26_mcats%3D870%257C20081%26_pgn%3D1%26_sop%3D1
)
strkey:political
metakey:Political
870,20081
Details
Price
Login / Create Account for Price
Pattern or Item
Category
Description
Year Priced

Get The Latest Collecting News Every Week for FREE!

Enter your email below to receive Kovels Komments for the latest antiques & collectibles news, answers to readers questions, marks and tips. In your inbox every Wednesday.

You can unsubscribe at any time. Please refer to our Privacy Policy or Contact us for more information.
Kovels Premium