Pair of Studs

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1850-1900

GUSN

GUSN-100890

Description

Pair of square agate studs, each feature a carved quatrefoil flower set in gold mount with beaded edge, spiral post on reverse.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fasteners
STUD

Additional Identification Number

333

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

5/16 in (A); 5/16 in (B) x 5/16 in (A); 5/16 in (B) x 1/4 in (A); 5/16 in (B) (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1952.153ab

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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