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1998.4803AB (RS22966)

Description

Pair of blue enamel and steel filigree buttons w/ embedded paste gems and w/ gilded chain linking them together; filigree in scrolled design.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1890
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
filigree enameling
glass (material)
paste (glass)
steel (alloy)
stone (rock)
Object type
Clothing -- Accessory
Descriptive terms
accessories
Button
buttons (fasteners)
Filigree
filigree enameling
glass (material)
paste (glass)
Paste Gem
Steel
steel (alloy)
Stone
stone (rock)
Dimensions
1.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4803AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23846

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