Pair of Cuff Links
Pair of square cuff links, each cuff link composed of quartz with beveled edges and red foil back, center features two gold interlocking Cs within a gold frame, all set in gold and connected with S link.
- Object type
- Clothing -- Accessory
- Descriptive terms
- 1/2 in (A); 1/2 in (B) x 1/2 in (A); 1/2 in (B) (HxW) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Exhibition Notes
- "Jewelry at Historic New England," Online exhibit presented by Historic New England launched September 30, 2007 at www.historicnewengland.org/jewelryhistory/.
- 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). Similar crystal jewelry with red foil backs is featured in Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995): Color Plate 29.
- Related Items
Notes Pair of square crystal and red foil cuff links in MFA, Boston collection - 53.211 ab