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Button (USA), ca. 1789

This is a Button. It is dated ca. 1789 and we acquired it in 1959. Its medium is brass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of Julia Hutchins Wolcott. It is credited Bequest of Julia Hutchins Wolcott.

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Button (USA), ca. 1789; brass; Bequest of Julia Hutchins Wolcott; 1959-66-125

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