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Buttons

Object Number: 
INV.6839a-m
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Glass, metal
Dimensions: 
overall (largest): 1/2 x 5/8 in. ( 1.3 x 1.6 cm )
Description: 
Group of thirteen glass buttons of various shapes and sizes, some with metal loops at the back for attachment.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group