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Buttons

Object Number: 
INV.10826.2ab
Date: 
1825-1875
Medium: 
Bakelite
Dimensions: 
overall (each): 3/8 x 3/4 in.
Description: 
Pair of Bakelite buttons with imprint of an oak leaf at the center top of each one.
Gallery Label: 
The box that these buttons were found in say that they belonged to Hans Christian Andersen (1805-1875), Danish fairytale writer. The box does not seem original to the buttons, but have probably been together for a long time.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group