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Pin-back button

Object Number: 
2001.229
Date: 
2001
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 in. ( 5.1 cm )
Description: 
Circular metal pin-back button; color photograph of the World Trade Center from New York Harbor.
Gallery Label: 
On September 11, 2001 the twin towers of the World Trade Center were destroyed by a terrorist attack. This button was distrubuted by the Municipal Arts Society shotly after the event. Founded over a century ago, MAS has long been the leader of advocacy efforts to preserve the best of New York City's past and promote excellence in urban design.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Richard Rabinowitz and Lynda B. Kaplan
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group