Stud

Date

1850-1870

GUSN

GUSN-24204

Description

Pair of micro-mosaic studs; etched and painted picture of birds on waterbath on each stud; round and black (jet?) w/ brass backings.

Details

Descriptive Terms

studs (buttons)
accessories
fasteners
brass (alloy)
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
jet (coal)
painting (coating)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
Jet
Brass
Etched
Painted
Bird
STUD

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Accessory

Dimensions

0.375 (H), 0.875 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5088AB