Skip to content

Search Collections

Pair of Cuff Buttons

2006.44.256ab (RS8961)

Description

Pair of gold cuff buttons engraved "H M" with shield design of engraved American flag on front.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1900
Inscriptions
on front: "H M"
on back: "BIGELOW & KENNARD CO" (Monogrammed and on back)
Location of origin
American [use]
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Object type
Clothing -- Accessory
Descriptive terms
BUTTON
fasteners
People and organizations
Bigelow and Kennard
Dimensions
1/2 in (W), 7/8 in (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.256ab
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
102071

Comments