Sleeve button

Object Number: 
Z.2300.17
Date: 
1840-1900
Medium: 
Gold, other metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/4 x 5/8 in. ( 0.6 x 1.6 cm )
Description: 
Circular gold sleeve button, with gold plate backing with 2 shanks with lozenge-shaped guards.
Gallery Label: 
This sleeve button was among the items found in a jewelry box which came from the Livingston family.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Goodhue Livingston, 1951
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group