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"Cymric" lines Button, ca. 1900–03

This is a Button. It was attributed to Archibald Knox and distributed by Liberty & Company. It is dated ca. 1900–03 and we acquired it in 1987. Its medium is silver, enamel. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Nicholas Harris. It is credited Gift of Nicholas Harris.

Its dimensions are

Diameter: 2.4 cm (15/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Marks: Stamped on reverse: "CYMRIC / d [date letter for 1903]/ [lion passant] / anchor [Birmingham city mark] / L. & Co."

Cite this object as

"Cymric" lines Button, ca. 1900–03; Attributed to Archibald Knox (British, 1864 - 1933); England; silver, enamel; Diameter: 2.4 cm (15/16 in.); Gift of Nicholas Harris; 1987-48-3

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