Overall: 2 in. ( 5.1 cm )
Circular metal pin-back button; color photograph of the World Trade Center from New York Harbor.
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.
Gift of Richard Rabinowitz and Lynda B. Kaplan
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