Stud

Date

1880-1900

GUSN

GUSN-100875

Description

Circular banded agate stud set in gold-filled frame with reed edge, metal post and flexible circular guard on reverse.

Details

Descriptive Terms

studs (buttons)
fasteners
STUD

Additional Identification Number

318

Related Items

Title Brass button with eagle and shield Accession Number 1938.1398
Title Agate stud Accession Number 1938.1399
Title Enamel stud Accession Number 1938.1400
Title Bronze medal Accession Number 1939.576

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Accessory

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

1938.1399

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 Victorian stone jewelry see Bury, Shirley, "Jewellery, 1789-1910," (1991): 513-528; Dawes, Ginny Reddington & Corinne Davidov, "Victorian Jewelry: Unexplored Treasures," (1991): 57-95; Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995): 246-253.