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  Cuff Links
English or American, 1760-1800
Gold, quartz
H. ½, W. ½, L. 1 in.
Gift of Miss Edith McIntyre
1932.507 a,b

  Set of Vest Buttons in Original Case
Rome, Italy, 1855-1865
Micromosaic, gold
Buttons: H. 9/16, W. 9/16, D. ½ in.
Case: H. 1, W. 5 ½, D. 2 ¾ in.
Gift of Miss Ellen F. Mason
1930.160

  Child’s Armlets
United States or Europe, c. 1858
Gold
L. 3 ¾, W. 3/16, D. 1/8 in.
Gift of the Estate of Maxim Karolik
1964.175 a,b

  Baby Clips
Probably United States, 1880-1900
Gold
H. 3/8, L. 1 3/8 in.
Gift of Miss Mary Alden Thayer
1923.514 a,b

  Lapel Button
United States, c. 1894
Bronze
Diam. 5/8, D. 5/16 in.
Gift of George C. Winslow, Jr.
1940.872

  Cuff Links
United States, Early 20th Century
Silver, enamel
H. 5/16, W. ½, L. 5/8 in.
Gift of Lydia G. Chace
1938.39 a,b

Fastening Devices