Ribbon/ medal

Object Number: 
2002.1.4442
Date: 
1938-1945
Medium: 
Metal, ribbon, celluloid, paper
Dimensions: 
4 3/4 x 2 1/2 x 1/4 in.
Description: 
A white cardboard card mounted with a sample button and name card. The front has a white circular celluloid button at the top printed with an American flag above a paper name card hanging from the lower edge. The lower front of the card is stamped "Eastern Sales Office/ 265 West 14th Street/ (corner Eighth Ave.)/ New York, N.Y./ CHelsea 2-7330". On the reverse, "St. Louis Button Co./ St. Louis, MO., U.S.A.", with the stock number of this sample and a list of prices based on the quantity ordered.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group