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Set of Cuff Links and Studs

1926.240a-d (RS6977)

Description

Set consisting of a pair of cuff links and a pair of studs, gilt metal openwork filigree cage buttons set with faceted orange glass stone in center.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1840
Object type
Clothing -- Accessory
Descriptive terms
fasteners
LINK, CUFF
Dimensions
7/16 in (A-D) (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1926.240a-d
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Martha A. Knowles
GUSN
100924
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).
Related Items
Title Paste brooch Accession number 1923.659 Notes Jewelry and related items donated by Miss Martha A. Knowles:
Title Earrings Accession number 1926.236 ab
Title Gold ring Accession number 1926.238
Title Silver brooch Accession number 1926.239
Title Locket Accession number 1926.243
Title Stick pin of Plymouth Rock Accession number 1926.247
Title Belt clasps Accession number 1926.249
Title Onyx brooch Accession number 1926.257
Title Coral cameo brooch Accession number 1926.259

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