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Pair of Cuff Buttons

1932.853ab (RS7364)

Description

Pair of circular ivory cuff buttons, each feature a carved horse head, ivory post and circular guard on reverse.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1900
Object type
Clothing -- Accessory
Descriptive terms
BUTTON
fasteners
Dimensions
1/2 in (A); 1/2 in (B) (D), 1 1/8 in (A); 1 1/8 in (B) (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1932.853ab
GUSN
100891
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).
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