Button

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1860-1920

GUSN

GUSN-24243

Description

Black pointed oval buttons decorated w/ white flowers w/ red centers and green leaves outlined w/ gilt beading. Possibly made of molded vulcanized rubber then painted or enameled.

Details

Descriptive Terms

buttons (fasteners)
accessories
gilding
molding (forming)
painting (coating)
rubber (material)
floral patterns
Rubber
Molded
Painted
Gilded
Floral
BUTTON

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

0.625 x 0.375 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5127