1952.0276.001 Cuff link
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Sleeve button (Cuff link)

  • Category:

    Jewelry

  • Creator (Role):

    James Butler (Maker)

  • Place of Origin:

    Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, New England, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1751-1776

  • Materials:

    Gold

  • Museum Object Number:

    1952.0276.001


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1952.0276.001

Object Name

Sleeve button (Cuff link)

Category

Jewelry

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Henry Francis du Pont

Creator (Role)

James Butler (Maker)
1713-1776

Place of Origin

Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, New England, United States, North America

Date

1751-1776

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Mark; Underside; "I B" within a rectangle
2. Mark; Underside; "I B" within a rectangle

Materials

Gold

Dimensions (inches)

0.5 (Diam)

Dimensions (centimeters)

1.27 (Diam)

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Quimby, Ian M.G. 1995 American Silver at Winterthur.
Published: no. 27, p. 70
[Article] Cofield, Sara Rivers. 2012 Linked Buttons of the Middle Atlantic, 1670-1800. Journal of the Middle Atlantic Archaeology. 28: 99-116.