Pinback button

Object Number: 
2002.1.3908
Date: 
1890-1920
Medium: 
Celluloid, metal, paper
Dimensions: 
1/8 x 7/8 in. diameter
Description: 
A beige pinback button printed with a scene of two naked African American boys standing in a wooden tub full of water encircled by "Gold Dust/ Washing Powder".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group