Pair of Cuff Buttons in Original Case
Pair of rectangular onyx cuff buttons set in gold mounts with pierced border, gold post and guard on reverse. All in leather case with silk and velvet lining.
Bailey Banks & Biddle Co. (Retailer)
"The / Bailey, Banks & Biddle Co. / Philadelphia" (Printed)
- Location of origin
- Philadelphia, PA
- Object type
- Clothing -- Accessory
- Descriptive terms
- 5/8 in (A); 5/8 in (B) x 3/8 in (A); 3/8 in (B) (WxD) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Museum Accession
- 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). Rainwater, Dorothy, "American Jewelry Manufacturers," (1988): 32.