Pair of Cuff Buttons

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1860-1877

GUSN

GUSN-100877

Description

Pair of circular blue-gray enamel cuff buttons set in gold, gold post and circular guard on reverse.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fasteners
BUTTON

Additional Identification Number

320

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Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Accessory

Dimensions

3/8 in (A); 3/8 in (B) (D), 3/4 in (A); 3/4 in (B) (diameter) (inches)

Accession Number

1950.13ab

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). Genealogy found on www.familysearch.org.