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1998.5128 (RS21887)

Description

Circular bakelite? button decorated w/ stylized gold leaves and twigs. Interior of leaves painted in white and red.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
Bakelite (TM)
molding (forming)
painting (coating)
Object type
Clothing--Accessory
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bakelite
Bakelite (TM)
BUTTON
buttons (fasteners)
Foliate
foliation (pattern)
Molded
molding (forming)
Painted
painting (coating)
scrolling foliage
Dimensions
0.125 (W), 0.625 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5128
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24244

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