Pair of Cuff Links

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1875-1925

GUSN

GUSN-100976

Description

Pair of oval grey stone cuff links set in 8 karat gold.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fasteners
LINK, CUFF

Inscription

Cuff link A: "B / 333" Cuff Link B1: "333 / FB" Cuff Link B2: "333 / FBF" (Hallmark and maker's mark)

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

419

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Accessory

Dimensions

3/4 in (A); 3/4 in (B) x 3/8 in (A); 3/8 in (B) (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.3065.1-2

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 the Codman estate see the entire issue of "Old Time New England" 71, no. 258 (1981).