Political novelty

Object Number: 
2002.1.4615
Date: 
1991
Medium: 
Rayon, cotton, metal, plastic, paper
Dimensions: 
2 x 11 x 1/8 in.
Description: 
A bright yellow novelty bracelet shaped like a watch band and woven with eagle's wings around the letters "U.S.A.", still in its original packet. The paper label is printed with an American flag and "Peace Band", on one side and on the reverse "Bless Our Troops/ The manufactuer of this item is donating 10% of the gross profits to the American Red Cross Gulf Crisis Fund to support our servicemen in Operation Desert Storm."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group