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1938

  • We acquired this object.

2000

  • Work on this object ended.

2015

2019

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Button (possibly USA), 19th–20th century

This is a Button. It is dated 19th–20th century and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is brass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Norvin Hewitt Green. It is credited Gift of Norvin Hewitt Green.

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Button (possibly USA), 19th–20th century; brass; Gift of Norvin Hewitt Green; 1938-58-938-a

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