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1931

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2015

2021

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Buttons (France)

This is a Buttons. It is dated late 18th century and we acquired it in 1931. Its medium is insects, shell, seaweed, paper, copper, tin, glass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 3.8 cm (1 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Buttons (France); insects, shell, seaweed, paper, copper, tin, glass; H x diam.: 3.8 cm (1 1/2 in.); 1931-59-233-a/j

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