Pinback button

Object Number: 
2002.1.3941
Date: 
1890-1920
Medium: 
Celluloid, metal, paper
Dimensions: 
1/8 x 7/8 in. diameter
Description: 
A beige pinback button with a color cartoon of a chubby silly looking character with a large cap and a rope with the caption "Little Pinkies/ The Sailor. The reverse reads "American Pepsin Gum Co.", part of a collectible series.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group