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This is a clasp. We acquired it in 1939. Its medium is silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by William Dangaix Allen. It is credited Gift of William Dangaix Allen.

Its dimensions are

Overall: 4.3 x 2 cm (1 11/16 x 13/16 in.)

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Clasp; silver; Overall: 4.3 x 2 cm (1 11/16 x 13/16 in.); Gift of William Dangaix Allen; 1939-73-40-a,b

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