Pair of Studs

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1850-1900

GUSN

GUSN-100880

Description

Pair of small rectangular agate cuff buttons set in gold mounts with pierced border, gold post and guard on reverse.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fasteners
STUD

Additional Identification Number

323

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

7/16 in (A); 7/16 in (B) x 3/8 in (A); 3/8 in (B) x 5/16 in (A); 5/16 in (B) (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1931.984ab

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.

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