Pin-back button

Object Number: 
Z.3317
Date: 
1896
Medium: 
Metal, paper
Dimensions: 
diameter: 1 1/8 in.
Description: 
Circular metal pin-back button; depicts the battleship Indiana; inscribed "U.S. BATTLESHIP/"INDIANA"; reverse printed on paper "MADE BY/THE/WHITEHEAD & HOAG CO.,/NEWARK, N.J., U.S.A./ PATENTED/JULY 17, 1894/APRIL 14, 1896/JULY 21,1896"
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Creative: Tronvig Group