Pair of Studs

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1875-1925

GUSN

GUSN-100870

Description

Pair of circular mother of pearl studs, gold post with pearl guard.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fasteners
STUD

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

313

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Accessory

Dimensions

7/16 in (1); 7/16 in (2) (D), 3/8 in (1); 3/8 in (2) (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.3046.1-2

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).