Pinback button

Object Number: 
2002.1.4368
Date: 
1995-2000
Medium: 
Metal, plastic, paper
Dimensions: 
Card: 7 7/8 x 3 1/2 x 1/4 in.; buttons: 1/4 x 1 1/4 in. diameter
Description: 
A rectangular card printed with fingerprint whorls and with four pinback buttons mounted on the front. The card reads "Broadway Video Entertainment", and the buttons from left to right: a photograph of a collie marked "The World's Most Popuar Dog! Lassie"; A photo of a masked cowboy marked "The Lone Ranger"; a drawing of a men in a boxing ring marked "Boxing Illustrated"; and a skyline with a lightning bolt marked "Broadway Comics".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group