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Button

Object Number: 
INV.2509
Date: 
ca. 1915
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/8 x 5/8 in. ( 1 x 1.6 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: around top edge: "THE DUPLEX / PAT. JULY 27 - 15"
Description: 
Circular brass button stud with recessed center with two holes through it for attachment.
Gallery Label: 

This button stud was possibly manufactured by C.J. Haley & Co. as an element to one of their hose supporters, and marketed as a "Flexible Felt Button." The company was based at 373 Broadway, New York City.

Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group