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ARTIST Unknown
DATES 1983
DIMENSIONS 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Tiny, white Brooklyn Bridge logo beneath lithograph on brown background
CREDIT LINE Ella C. Woodward Memorial Fund
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Brooklyn Bridge Centennial Celebration commemorative memorabilia. Enameled brown background with beige photograph of "Major" lithograph (sic) of opening night fireworks in center in 3/4ths of circle (flat top). Above lithograph appears: "Opening of Brooklyn Bridge" (curved), "May 24, 1883" (horizontal); white and brown. Metal clasp verso. Condition: rubs and faint scratches.
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CAPTION Unknown. Button, 1983. Metal, 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Ella C. Woodward Memorial Fund, 83.126.12. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 83.126.12_PS2.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 83.126.12_PS2.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2006
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