Pair of Cuff Buttons

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1875-1900

GUSN

GUSN-100825

Description

Pair of circular metal and gold cuff buttons, applied gold stylized flower in center and gold border, two posts with oblong guards on reverse.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fasteners
BUTTON

Additional Identification Number

268

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Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Accessory

Dimensions

5/16 in (A); 5/16 in (B) (D), 7/16 in (A); 7/16 in (B) (diameter) (inches)

Accession Number

1940.881ab

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).