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1914

  • Work on this object ended.

1931

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2017

  • You found it!

Button (France), 1870–1914

This is a button. It is dated 1870–1914 and we acquired it in 1931. Its medium is brass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

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

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 2.5 cm (1 in.)

Cite this object as

Button (France), 1870–1914; brass; H x diam.: 2.5 cm (1 in.); 1931-59-44-a

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