Pin-back button

Object Number: 
2002.10.1
Date: 
1946
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/2 x 3/4 in. ( 1.3 x 1.9 cm )
Description: 
Metal pin; circular pin depicts an eagle at center.
Gallery Label: 
"Ruptured duck" pins such as this one were presented to members of the armed services when they were discharged during World War II. This example was presented to Staff Sergeant Chester Burger of Brooklyn in 1946.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Chester Burger
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group