Collection Artwork
buttons
before 1964
ivory, pigment
button (a) size: 2 3/8 x 3/4 x 1/2 in.
button (b) size: 2 x 5/8 x 1/2 in.
button (c) size: 1 1/8 x 1/2 x 1/8 in.
button (d) size: 1 x 1 x 1/8 in.
button (e) size: 1 1/2 x 2 x 1/4 in.
button (f) size: 1 1/8 x 1 1/8 x 1/4 in.
button (g) size: 1 3/4 x 1 1/8 x 1/8 in.
button (h) size: 1 1/2 x 1 x 1/8 in.
Gift of Schenectady Museum & Suits-Bueche Planetarium
Namibia, Africa
2007.8.133a-h

Ongoing Research

Research on our collection is ongoing. If you have resources you’d like to share, please contact Associate Curator Rebecca McNamara.
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Pattern by Evelyn Wang ’19
Inspired by the exhibition 3-D Doings: The Imagist Object in Chicago Art, 1964-1980
The Tang Pattern Project celebrates the Museum’s 20th anniversary. Organized by Head of Design Jean Tschanz-Egger, past and current Tang Design Interns created patterns inspired by the Museum’s exhibition and event history.