Pinback button

Object Number: 
2002.1.3917
Date: 
1890-1920
Medium: 
Celluloid, metal, paper
Dimensions: 
1/8 x 1 3/8 in. diameter
Description: 
A beige pinback button with a gold border around a gray band around a red globe. It reads in beige "Frick Company/ Eclipse/ Waynesboro, PA." From before 1890, Frick Co. manufactured tractors, farm machinery, saw mills, ice machines, and other engines.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group