Pair of Cuff Buttons

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1850-1910

GUSN

GUSN-100939

Description

Pair of round cuff buttons made of polished nuts with gold back, gold post with circular guard on reverse.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fasteners
BUTTON

Additional Identification Number

382

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

9/16 in (A); 9/16 in (B) (D), 1 1/16 in (A); 1 1/16 in (B) (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

2007.15.64ab

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).