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Pair of Cuff Buttons

2007.15.64ab (RS9403)

Description

Pair of round cuff buttons made of polished nuts with gold back, gold post with circular guard on reverse.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1910
Object type
Clothing -- Accessory
Descriptive terms
BUTTON
fasteners
Dimensions
9/16 in (A); 9/16 in (B) (D), 1 1/16 in (A); 1 1/16 in (B) (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2007.15.64ab
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
100939
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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