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Pair of Cuff Links

1969.3065.1-2 (RS8367)

Description

Pair of oval grey stone cuff links set in 8 karat gold.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1925
Inscriptions
Cuff link A: "B / 333" Cuff Link B1: "333 / FB" Cuff Link B2: "333 / FBF" (Hallmark and maker's mark)
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Object type
Clothing -- Accessory
Descriptive terms
fasteners
LINK, CUFF
Dimensions
3/4 in (A); 3/4 in (B) x 3/8 in (A); 3/8 in (B) (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.3065.1-2
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
100976
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). For more information on the Codman estate see the entire issue of "Old Time New England" 71, no. 258 (1981).

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