Eisenhower Portrait Head Bottle Stopper, ca. 1948
Cornell University Political Americana Collection
Collection: Cornell University Political Americana Collection
ID Number: 2214.BB0183
Title: Eisenhower Portrait Head Bottle Stopper, ca. 1948
Date Made: ca. 1948
Item Count: 1
Classification: Decorative Arts
Object Type: Stoppers (Container components); Portraits; Corks (Stoppers)
Measurements: Bottle stopper: 4 1/4 in.; 10.795 cm
Materials & Techniques: Plaster; Cork (Bark); Painting (Coating); Casting
Notes: Bottle stopper consists of a painted cast plaster head with an attached cylindrical piece of cork. Donor Susan H. Douglas dates this stopper to 1948. Items 2214.BB0182 and 2214.BB0198 are matching Truman and Franklin D. Roosevelt portrait bottle stoppers.
Subjects: Eisenhower, Dwight D.; Portraits; Caricatures; Heads (representations); Politics; Promotional materials
Repository: Susan H. Douglas Political Americana Collection, #2214?Rare & Manuscript Collections?Cornell University Library?Cornell University
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Related Objects: Related?Truman Portrait Head Bottle Stopper, ca. 1948?Achatit?0
Related Objects: Franklin D. Roosevelt Portrait Bottle Stopper, ca. 1948
Creator Biography: German
Political Figure: Eisenhower, Dwight D.
Biography: American, 1890-1969
Relationship: General/Presidential Candidate?