HERCULES The Legendary Journeys (1997) Promotion Pin - (PTv001) $3
Measures 3/4" high by 1 1/4" wide. Black metal background with cloisonné enamel detail. Shows a two toned frilled snake with humanish face coiled around HERCULES in yellow lettering with THE LEGENDARY JOURNEYS below in white. Back stamp bears the MCA trademark and copyright plus the issue date of 1997. On original plastic hangtag.
Fastener is single spike on back with metal butterfly squeeze clutch.
Promotional pin for the Kevin Sorbo TV series that ran for six seasons from 1995 thru 1999. At the time, it was one of the highest ranked syndicated TV series in the world. Although the series is based in Ancient Greek legend, and show used his Roman style name instead of the Greek Heracles. Although enjoying high ratings, the show ended with only eight episodes in its final season when Sorbo refused to renew his contract. It spawned 2 spin-offs, XENA, WARRIOR PRINCESS and YOUNG HERCULES.