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Object Number: 
2002.1.3140
Date: 
1910-1960
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
1/4 x 1 1/4 in. diameter
Description: 
A gold metal clothing button with a very raised relief of the Wright Brothers first biplane, with twin propellers and cloth panel wings.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group