A I

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Title:
A I
Date: 
1980-2000
Medium: 
Plastic, metal
Dimensions: 
Diameter: 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm)
Date End: 
2 000
Description: 
White on black, "A I", the "I" has a flame as if it were a candle, with barbed wire surrounding it.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ted and Eileen Rowland
Object Number: 
2011.40.13
Gallery Label: 
The button depicts the symbol of Amnesty International. Founded in 1961, Amnesty is dedicated to protecting human rights worldwide with a particular focus on political prisoners and prisoners of conscience. In 1977, at which time it had almost 2,000 groups in 33 countries, it was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.
Date Begin: 
1980
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group