‘Mao Commemorative Badge’, China Institute Gallery
‘Mao Commemorative Badge’, China Institute Gallery

Obv: Mao in profile to left, nine mangoes [that look like tomatoes]. “Respectfully wishing Chairman Mao Long Life without Limit.”
Rev: With each mango dedicating a red heart, 1969.2. PLA Unit 8122. 中国人民解放军8122部队

This exhibition is organized by the Museum Rietberg Zürich.

Image rights: Image courtesy of Museum Rietberg Zürich

"Mao's Golden Mangoes and the Cultural Revolution"

Venue: China Institute Gallery, New York (2014-2015)