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Pinback button

Object Number: 
2002.1.3920
Date: 
1890-1920
Medium: 
Celluloid, metal, paper
Dimensions: 
1/8 x 1 5/8 in. diameter
Description: 
A white pinback button with a blue border printed in white "Economy/ Power/ Durability/ Safety" around a central color image of an exotic and contrived steam powered automobile that resembles the engine of a train with a cloth canopy, studded metal wheels and a luggage rack on the front bumper, labeled in red "The New Huber/ Marion , Ohio, U.S.A."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group