Belt Buckle, "Reagan Bush 1980"

Date made
associated date
associated person
Reagan, Ronald
Bush, George
associated institution
Republican National Party
Sterken Adv. Co.
place made
United States: Louisiana, New Orleans
Physical Description
metal, brass (overall material)
brownish gold (overall color)
overall: 2 1/8 in x 3 1/4 in; 5.3975 cm x 8.255 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Jefferson Parish, Louisiana
Political Campaigns
See more items in
Political History: Political History, Campaign Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History


I have 2 of these belt buckles which I received in 1980 at the convention in NOLA. I don't know if they are rare or if they're worth anything, but I've held onto them with the memories of that night.
Hi, These do not pop up often. To someone who loves President Reagan the man, this buckle would be nice to have and wear. I did find a new one listed and paid, I think, $45.00. The one from 1984 with the President and VP George Bush shown on opposite ends of the buckle has eluded me, but I am hopeful as someone who will wear it proudly as a volunteer at the Reagan Ranch Center. The one like yours always brings smiles. All the best and nice to see your passion!

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