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Cuff Button

2007.15.186 (RS9309)

Description

Silver circular cuff button with rococo scrollwork, silver post and circular guard on reverse.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1910
Inscriptions
"STERLING" (Stamped)
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Clothing -- Accessory
Descriptive terms
fasteners
silver (metal)
STUD
Dimensions
3/8 in (D), 9/16 in (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2007.15.186
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
100928
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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