Shirt studs

Object Number: 
INV.12691.50a-c
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Chalcedony, gold
Dimensions: 
overall (each): 3/8 x 3/8 in. ( 1 x 1 cm )
Description: 
Set of 3 circular shirt studs made of black and white onyx set in gold frame, with gold shank and guard on reverse; layer of black onyx is visible beneath layer of white onyx on face.
Gallery Label: 
These shirt studs are from a jewelry box which belonged to Adelaide L. Livingston (1852-1909).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Goodhue Livingston, 1951
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group