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Lapel stud

Object Number: 
2003.15.4
Date: 
ca. 1980
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5/8 x 3/8 in. ( 1.6 x 1 cm )
Description: 
Rectangular lapel stud with incurved front, three circle voids at top and two at bottom; in the form of the Huntington Hartford Gallery building at 2 Columbus Circle. In jewelry box.
Gallery Label: 
This stud was distributed to senior employees of New York City's Department of Cultural Affairs when they moved into the Huntington Hartford Gallery building at 2 Columbus Circle around 1980. A distinctive modern edifice designed by Edward Stone in 1965, the building will soon become the home of the Museum of Arts and Design.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Paul Gunther
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group