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Button

Button
Title
Button
Date 
ca. 1991
Medium 
Metal, paper, plastic
Dimensions 
diameter: 2 in. ( 5.1 cm )
Description 
Circular political pin-back button; blue background with white lettering; "PEACE / NO WAR"
Credit Line 
Gift of Toni Ellen Heisler
Object Number 
2003.64.20
Marks 
crimp: white lettering "BOLD CONCEPTS NYC (212) 764-6330"
Gallery Label 
This button was in support of the anti-Persian Gulf War movement.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group