Stud

Date

1850-1870

GUSN

GUSN-24003

Description

Three rectangular studs inlaid w/ gilded letters: 2 w/ "T"'s and 1 w/ "M"; glass w/ tortoise shell covering; gilded Greek key decoration around edges; brass? backing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

studs (buttons)
accessories
fasteners
brass (alloy)
gilding
glass (material)
tortoise shell
Glass
Shell
Brass
Gilded
STUD

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Accessory

Dimensions

1 x 0.625 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.4932A-C