Buttons

Object Number: 
Z.2684a-tt
Date: 
1800-1830
Medium: 
Ivory, bronze
Dimensions: 
largest: 1/2 x 1/2 x 1/4 in. ( 1.3 x 1.3 x 0.6 cm )
Description: 
Ivory buttons with bronze shanks.
Gallery Label: 
These buttons were found in the files of the New-York Historical Society's Field Exploration Committee. They may have been worn on a woman's garment.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group