Button

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-100820

Description

Small brass button, six balls surrounding a dark red glass stone, loop on reverse.

Details

Descriptive Terms

buttons (fasteners)
glass (material)
brass (alloy)
BUTTON

Additional Identification Number

263

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Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Accessory

Dimensions

3/8 in (D), 7/16 in (diameter) (inches)

Accession Number

1940.12

Reference Notes

For more information on cuff links and studs see Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995):178-179; Hinks, Peter, "Victorian Jewelry," (1991).