The 17 Best Swag Gifts Obama Has Received From Foreign Leaders

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Some of these images are representations of the gift description provided by the Department of State and are not a picture of the actual gift received.

17. Graf von Faber-Castell ‘‘Perfect Pencil’’ from His Excellency Jose´ Manuel Durao Barroso, President of the European Commission.

Graf von Faber-Castell  ‘‘Perfect  Pencil’’ from His Excellency Jose´ Manuel  Durao Barroso, President of the  European Commission.

#WRITINGSWAG.

#WRITINGSWAG.

16. Gold medal created by the Czech mint featuring an image of President Obama from The Honorable Petr Tulpa, Mayor of Jablonec Nad Nisou, Czech Republic.

Gold medal created by the Czech mint featuring an image of President Obama from The Honorable Petr Tulpa, Mayor  of Jablonec Nad Nisou, Czech  Republic.

15. Six decorative ceremonial weapons presented in a glass case from His Majesty King Abdullah II bin Al Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.

Six decorative ceremonial weapons presented in a glass case from His Majesty King Abdullah II bin  Al Hussein, King of the  Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.

14. Large crystal table with an image of the American Flag from His Excellency Silvio Berlusconi, President of the Council of Ministers of the Italian Republic.

Large crystal table with an image  of the American Flag from His Excellency Silvio Berlusconi, President of the Council of Ministers of the Italian Republic.

13. One framed photograph of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II; one framed photograph of Prince Phillip from Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

One framed photograph of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II; one  framed photograph of Prince Phillip from Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II,  United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

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12. Bronze replica of a sculpture by Edgar Degas, entitled ‘‘Halted Horse’’ from His Excellency Nicolas Sarkozy, President of the French Republic.

Bronze replica of a sculpture by  Edgar Degas, entitled  ‘‘Halted  Horse’’ from His Excellency Nicolas Sarkozy,  President of the French Republic.

11. Two Krefelder Seidentuch silk scarves from The Honorable Gregor Kathstede, Lord Mayor of Krefeld, Federal Republic of Germany.

Two Krefelder Seidentuch silk scarves from The Honorable Gregor Kathstede, Lord Mayor of Krefeld, Federal  Republic of Germany.

Via: hsn.com

10. Two men’s Belstaff jackets from His Excellency Silvio Berlusconi, President of the Council of Ministers of the Italian Republic.

Two men’s Belstaff jackets from His Excellency Silvio Berlusconi, President of the Council of Ministers of the Italian Republic.

9. Decorative gold coin with the inscription ‘‘Benedict XVI Pont Max Anno IV’’ with the profile of Pope Benedict the XVI from His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI, Holy See.

Decorative gold coin with the inscription ‘‘Benedict XVI Pont  Max Anno IV’’ with the profile of  Pope Benedict the XVI from His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI,  Holy See.

#POPESWAG.

#POPESWAG.

8. Stainless steel watch from His Excellency Mirek Topola´nek, Prime Minister of the Czech Republic.

Stainless steel watch from His Excellency Mirek Topola´nek,  Prime Minister of the Czech  Republic.

7. Large silver vase with images of palm trees and sphinxes from His Excellency Nouri al-Maliki, Prime Minister of the Republic of Iraq.

Large silver vase with images of  palm trees and sphinxes from His Excellency Nouri al-Maliki,  Prime Minister of the Republic  of Iraq.

6. Five sterling silver cocktail forks from His Excellency and Mrs. Yukio Hatoyama, Prime Minister of Japan.

Five sterling silver cocktail forks from His Excellency and Mrs. Yukio  Hatoyama, Prime Minister of Japan.

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