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Lapel Button

1932.964 (RS7376)

Description

Circular brass blue enamel lapel button, features an anchor with the letters "US" and "NL," brass post and circular guard on reverse.

Details

Maker
Bastian Bros. Co. (Jeweler)
Date
1902-1932
Inscriptions
Front: "US / NL"
Reverse: "BASTIAN BROS. CO. / ROCHESTER, NY" (Enameled and Stamped)
Location of origin
Rochester, NY
Material
brass (alloy)
Object type
Clothing -- Accessory
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
BUTTON, LAPEL
Dimensions
1/4 in (D), 5/8 in (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1932.964
Credit Line
Estate of Malcolm Scollay Greenough
GUSN
100904
Related Items
Title Taxi Coin Accession number 1932.961 Notes Jewelry and related items from the Estate of Malcolm S. Greenough:
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Title Lapel button Accession number 1932.964
Title Bracelet Accession number 1932.979

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