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Lalique "peace" pin presented to Edith Wilson in 1919

The work of the French jewelry and glass designer René Lalique, this pin was a gift to Mrs. Woodrow Wilson when she accompanied the president to the Paris Peace Conference following World War I. Mrs. Wilson donated the pin to the Smithsonian in 1953.

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