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1921

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2019

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Sales Book Of Sample Buttons (France), late 18th century

This is a Sales book of sample buttons. It is dated late 18th century and we acquired it in 1921. Its medium is metal foil, silk, thread, paillettes (sequins), paper (book). It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Eleanor Garnier Hewitt, Sarah Cooper Hewitt, Eleanor Garnier Hewitt and Sarah Cooper Hewitt. It is credited Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

L x W: 36 x 18 cm (14 3/16 x 7 1/16 in.)

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