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Pair of Studs

1952.153ab (RS8086)

Description

Pair of square agate studs, each feature a carved quatrefoil flower set in gold mount with beaded edge, spiral post on reverse.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1900
Object type
Clothing -- Accessory
Descriptive terms
fasteners
STUD
Dimensions
5/16 in (A); 5/16 in (B) x 5/16 in (A); 5/16 in (B) x 1/4 in (A); 5/16 in (B) (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1952.153ab
GUSN
100890
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). For more information on Victorian stone jewelry see Bury, Shirley, "Jewellery, 1789-1910," (1991): 513-528; Dawes, Ginny Reddington & Corinne Davidov, "Victorian Jewelry: Unexplored Treasures," (1991): 57-95; Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995): 246-253.
Related Items
Title Hair chain Accession number 1952.133 Notes Jewelry and related items donated by Mr. G. Marshall Lindley:
Title Belt buckle Accession number 1952.148
Title Hat pins Accession number 1952.149
Title Cross pendant Accession number 1952.150
Title Mourning earring Accession number 1952.151
Title Mosaic cuff links Accession number 1952.152 ab
Title Studs Accession number 1952.153 ab

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