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Pair of Cuff Buttons

1950.13ab (RS8064)

Description

Pair of circular blue-gray enamel cuff buttons set in gold, gold post and circular guard on reverse.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1877
Object type
Clothing -- Accessory
Descriptive terms
BUTTON
fasteners
Dimensions
3/8 in (A); 3/8 in (B) (D), 3/4 in (A); 3/4 in (B) (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1950.13ab
GUSN
100877
Reference Notes
For more information on cuff links and studs see Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995):178-179; Hinks, Peter, "Victorian Jewelry," (1991). Genealogy found on www.familysearch.org.
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