Magnet

Object Number: 
2000.14b
Date: 
1999
Medium: 
Metal, enamel
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/4 x 1 1/2 x 1/4 in. ( 4.4 x 3.8 x 0.6 cm )
Marks: 
enameled: on the obverse: "NEW YORK 2000/ NEW MILLENNIUM" stamped: on the reverse: "CITY MDSE/ WWW.CITYNYC.COM/ MADE IN CHINA"
Description: 
Rectangular metal magnet with an enameled image of Times Square with revelers celebrating New Year's 2000; banners across the top and bottom with the inscription, "NEW YORK 2000/ NEW MILLENNIUM;" round metal magnet glued to the reverse.
Gallery Label: 
This magnet was at a souvenir shop in the immediate vicinity of Times Square shortly after the first of the year. It represents one of the many types of souvenirs hawked to revelers in Times Square on New Year's Eve, 2000.
Credit Line: 
Purchase
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group