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Pair of Cuff Buttons

1934.2230ab (RS7532)

Description

Pair of square silver cuff buttons, open filigree work with center quatrefoil, silver post and circular guard on reverse.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1899
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Clothing -- Accessory
Descriptive terms
BUTTON
fasteners
silver (metal)
Dimensions
3/4 in (A); 3/4 in (B) x 13/16 in (A); 3/4 in (B) x 3/8 in (A); 5/16 in (B) (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.2230ab
GUSN
100901
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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