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Pair Of Cuff Studs, late 19th century

This is a Pair of Cuff Studs. It is dated late 19th century and we acquired it in 1928. Its medium is shaped tortoiseshell with carved and applied tortoiseshell. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Gustav E. Kissel. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Gustav E. Kissel.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 2.8 x 2.2 x 1.5 cm (1 1/8 x 7/8 x 9/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Pair Of Cuff Studs, late 19th century; shaped tortoiseshell with carved and applied tortoiseshell; H x W x D: 2.8 x 2.2 x 1.5 cm (1 1/8 x 7/8 x 9/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. Gustav E. Kissel; 1928-5-38-a,b

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