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Worst Public Administration

Object Number: 
Z.2803
Medium: 
Metal, paper, plastic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 in. ( 3.2 cm )
Description: 
Circular pin-back button inscribed in blue on white ground:"WORST/PUBLIC/ADMINISTRATION" Enlarged capitals spell WPA.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group