Pinback button

Object Number: 
2002.1.3967
Date: 
1896-1920
Medium: 
Celluloid, metal, paper
Dimensions: 
1/8 x 7/8 in. diameter
Description: 
A beige pinback button printed with a central color drawing of a racer in short britches on a bicycle encircled by the words in red and black "Swell Newport/ Bicycles/ Lillte Falls, N.Y." One of an extensive collection of bicycle themed buttons, studs, stick pins and pendants, 2002.1.3948 through 2002.1.4038
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group