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An American Institution

For over 170 years, Tiffany has been there for America’s important moments. During the Civil War, Tiffany produced ceremonial swords. Tiffany designs have graced both the Congressional Medal of Honor and the dollar bill. U.S. presidents have turned to Tiffany to create the White House china, gifts for visiting dignitaries or jewelry for the First Lady.

Tiffany was commissioned to create the White House china for President Lyndon B. Johnson and the First Lady.

For his inauguration, President Lincoln presented his wife Mary with a Tiffany pearl necklace.

Tiffany created ceremonial swords during the Civil War.

Since 1837, Tiffany has played a part in many of America’s important moments.

In the 1880s, Tiffany redesigned the Great Seal of the United States, which can be seen on the dollar bill.