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Cuff Button (USA), 19th century

This is a Cuff button. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1931. Its medium is gold. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of Sarah Cooper Hewitt. It is credited Bequest of Sarah Cooper Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

a, b: 1.5 x 0.5 cm (9/16 x 3/16 in.)

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Cuff Button (USA), 19th century; gold; a, b: 1.5 x 0.5 cm (9/16 x 3/16 in.); Bequest of Sarah Cooper Hewitt; 1931-6-201-a,b

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