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Button

Object Number: 
2002.74.101
Date: 
ca. 1969
Medium: 
Paper, metal, plastic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 in. ( 3.2 cm )
Marks: 
Printed: On edge: " Big Store 117 MacDougal St. N.Y.C. 10012
Description: 
Round pin back button, black lettering on white ground (discolored): "I WAS PLANNED"
Credit Line: 
Gift of Toni Ellen Heisler
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group