Pinback button

Object Number: 
2002.1.4289
Date: 
1991
Medium: 
Plastic, metal, paper
Dimensions: 
1/8 x 2 1/4 in. diameter
Description: 
A white pinback button printed in black with a sketch of a polar bear head over the words "Don't Close Our Zoo". Due to a New York City fiscal crisis in 1991, the Central Park Zoo was threatened with closure but through fundraising and local awareness projects, was saved and restored.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group