Glove buttoner

Object Number: 
1943.191
Date: 
ca. 1880
Medium: 
Gold, enamel
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/2 x 1/2 in. ( 14 x 1.3 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on gold wire: "14" stamped: on gold wire: "JAIG......."?
Description: 
Gold glove buttoner; V-shaped gold wire with hoop terminals; gold chain strung through hoops, attached to gold ball decorated with blue and white enameled flower heads.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Mary W. Bangs
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group