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Pair of Cuff Buttons

1930.1669ab (RS7198)

Description

Pair of gold rectangular cuff buttons engraved with leaf and scroll design.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1880
Inscriptions
"Pat. Aug. 24 1880" (Stamped)
Location of origin
American
Object type
Clothing -- Accessory
Descriptive terms
BUTTON
fasteners
Dimensions
5/8 in (A); 5/8 in (B) x 7/16 in (A); 7/16 in (B) x 3/8 in (A); 3/8 in (B) (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1930.1669ab
GUSN
100806
Reference Notes
For more information on cuff links and studs see Fales, Martha Gandy, "American Jewelry, 1600-1900," (1995):178-179; Hinks, Peter, "Victorian Jewelry," (1991). Genealogy found on familysearch.org
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