Pair of Cuff Buttons

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1800-1899

GUSN

GUSN-100901

Description

Pair of square silver cuff buttons, open filigree work with center quatrefoil, silver post and circular guard on reverse.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fasteners
silver (metal)
BUTTON

Additional Identification Number

344

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3/4 in (A); 3/4 in (B) x 13/16 in (A); 3/4 in (B) x 3/8 in (A); 5/16 in (B) (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1934.2230ab

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).