Glove buttons in box

Object Number: 
INV.293a-d
Date: 
1900-1930
Medium: 
Ceramic, cardboard
Dimensions: 
overall (in box): 3/4 x 9 1/8 x 3 1/4 in. ( 1.9 x 23.2 x 8.3 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on box lid: "ONE PAIR OF TWO BUTTON UNDRESSED / KIDS / Extra Fine Quality"; "THE FAMOUS ROOSEVELT BRAND / Every Pair Guaranteed"; "BROADWAY NOVELTIES CO. 171 BROADWAY NEW YORK." printed: on red lining inside box: "Two Buttin' Kids"
Description: 
Pair of glove buttons housed in rectangular cardboard box, in the form of ceramic babies positioned with heads together and feet pointed in opposite directions; box lined with red paper with inscription; box lid inscribed.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group