Part of the Military Tag Series. Each pin features an iconic local image in front of a United States flag. Centered below flag is a silver military identification tag, also known as a dog tag. A 3D silver ball chain forms a loop through holes in lower left corner of flag and on left side of tag.
This pin is part of the Military Tag Regional Series. Pin has a USA flag in the background in red, white, and blue. In front of the flag is a buffalo (bison) in brown with yellow horns and legs. The buffalo is standing on green grass. Below the flag/buffalo is a silver dog tag with the Hard Rock Café Logo (not painted) with location below.
The dog tag attaches to the USA flag with a small chain and measures 1.5” H X 2.75” W. 5LC, includes the year, 2018, LE 250, Hard Rock, HardRock.com, and Made in China. Hard Rock Pick Hologram (Certified Authentic)
The pin comes attached to a red, white, and blue backing card with silver stars over a dark blue banner at the top and bottom. Red and white irregular stripe are above the banner. The words, ‘Military Tag Regional Series’ in white is near the top. On the back the words, ‘Army Tag Series’ is seen on the UPC Code.
The origin of the ‘dog tag’ dates to the civil war, but the purpose of a dog tag has not changed. The purpose is to identify soldiers that are wounded or killed while they are in action; they have personal information about the soldiers and convey essential basic medical information, such as blood type and history of inoculations. The tags replace the plastic printed identity cards replacement of the plastic printed identity cards because of their resistance to harsh weather conditions and durability. Generally, each soldier is allotted two sets.
Base material: Silver Appearance
Style: Painted on flag; Unpainted on dog tag
Back print: 5LC
Back pattern: Large Hard Rock Cafe logos and guitars
Distribution method: Retail/Online
Release date: 2018
Original retail price: $14.00