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This and 32 other objects are a part of a set whose first object is Assorted types and materials: Occidental; Oriental; Inlays; etc. Button Card 26.

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This is a Button. We acquired it in 1943. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mrs. John A. Ely. It is credited Gift of Mrs. John A. Ely.

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Button; Gift of Mrs. John A. Ely; 1943-29-1

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