button

Description (Brief):

Pinback button with a light pink background featuring a color illustration of a hoary bat.

Description (Brief)

Emily Robinson, a Northern California artist known for her depictions of insects and wildlife inhabiting the American West, created the illustrations featured on this series of buttons (2019.0150.01-.17). Viewed individually or as a group, her buttons are meant to celebrate the beauty and range of Earth’s biodiversity.

Description (Brief)

Jerry Meral purchased the buttons directly from Robinson’s shop, Craft and Quail, in 2018, then donated them to NMAH.

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: Environmental Movement

Subject:

See more items in: Medicine and Science: Biological Sciences, Environmental Buttons

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Credit Line: Gift of Gerald H. Meral, Ph.D.

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2019.0150.15Catalog Number: 2019.0150.15Accession Number: 2019.0150

Object Name: button

Physical Description: metal; plastic (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1/4 in x 1 1/4 in; .635 cm x 3.175 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-bd90-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1942510

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