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Gold sleeve button (one of a pair)

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Sleeve buttons, set of octagonal with rolled edge, long loop. Engraved with stylized rosette within frame. (from card)

Provenance

Buhler Entry: Rev. Jacob Cushing of Waltham, Massachusetts (Harvard 1748); descended in the family of the donor. Collection of Miss Eleanor E. Barry by 1962; to MFA October 10, 1962, gift.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Eleanor E. Barry

about 1750

Object Place for Label

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 245

Dimensions

Overall: 1.3cm (1/2in.)

Accession Number

62.959a

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment