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Button

Object Number: 
2003.40.5
Date: 
2003
Medium: 
Paper, plastic, metal
Dimensions: 
diameter: 1 3/4 in. ( 4.4 cm )
Description: 
Circular pin-back button: "End/the/sanctions/now!/Hands/off/Iraq!/ISO"; red, white and black.
Gallery Label: 
This button, sponsored by the International Socialist Organization (ISO), was obtained and worn at a demonstration in New York City, protesting against U.S. and allied forces' invasion of Iraq. The war officially began on Wednesday, March 19, and ended on Thursday, May 1, 2003.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Allen Baird
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group