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

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5088AB