STANLEY SIMON/ THE BRONX

Object Number: 
2008.18.1.8
Date: 
1984
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm)
Description: 
"STANLEY SIMON/ THE BRONX." Red letters on white. Map of The Bronx (?) in blue outline , with red heart in center.
Gallery Label: 
Simon was Bronx Borough President from 1979-1987. Faced with federal indictments in a major municipal scandal, he resigned in order to save his pension. He was sentenced to five years in prison.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Glen Fleischman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group