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Set of Buttons

Description

Round button with raised top; gold colored."MIT" surrounded by circle of tiny stars on finely ribbed background. Stamped on reverse, "Waterbury Button Co./ Waterbury CON."

Details

Maker
Waterbury Button Co. (Maker)
Date
1860-1865
Location of origin
Waterbury, CT, USA
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
metal
Object type
Clothing--Accessory
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
BUTTON
buttons (fasteners)
metal
Dimensions
0.875 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.585.1-11
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25414

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