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1925

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Button (England), late 18th century

This is a Button. It is dated late 18th century and we acquired it in 1925. Its medium is stoneware. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Eleanor Garnier Hewitt. It is credited Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

L x W x D: 1.8 x 1 cm (11/16 x 3/8 in.)

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Button (England), late 18th century; stoneware; L x W x D: 1.8 x 1 cm (11/16 x 3/8 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1925-2-34-a,b

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