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1931

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Button (France), late 18th–early 19th century

This is a Button. It is dated late 18th–early 19th century and we acquired it in 1931. Its medium is metallic foils, painted paper, metal, glass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Eleanor Garnier Hewitt and Sarah Cooper Hewitt.

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Button (France), late 18th–early 19th century; metallic foils, painted paper, metal, glass; 1931-59-499

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