Pair of Cuff Links

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1875-1925

GUSN

GUSN-100869

Description

Pair of circular mother of pearl cuff links, each feature a gold X in center, gold backs with three links.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fasteners
LINK, CUFF

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

312

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1/2 in (1); 1/2 in (2) (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.3047.1-2

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). For more information on the Codman estate see the entire issue of "Old Time New England" 71, no. 258 (1981).