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Gay and Sexual Liberation Buttons, Mid-20th Century.

Auction:
3176B
Lot:
18
Sold for:
$492$400

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

Gay and Sexual Liberation Buttons, Mid-20th Century. A collection of thirty-five buttons, mostly printed in bright colors, each boasting a provocative slogan related to gay rights and sexual liberation, including, "Down with Pants," "I Believe in Fairies," "Go Naked," "Sex is Here to Stay," and "How Dare You Presume I'm Heterosexual," among others.
Estimate $80-100


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Keywords

Gay, Gender, Heterosexuality, Human behavior, Human sexuality, Interpersonal attraction, Interpersonal relationships, Personal life, Sex, Sexual orientation

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