Button sampler ; Unknown maker; Unknown; CR1977.586

Name/Title

Button sampler

About this object

Fifty two assorted buttons of various sizes stitched on a piece of black velvet. Several are of mother of pearl or shell or plastic/bakelite. Three metal buttons have insignia on them. Colour ranges from creamy white through soft browns to black.

Maker

Unknown maker

Date Made

Unknown

Place Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

Silk, cotton, shell, metal, bone, plastic/bakelite

Measurements

Fabric: L1 380mm ; L2 W1 98mm ; W2 110mm.
Sizes of the buttons are all different.

Subject and Association Keywords

Clothing & accessories

Subject and Association Keywords

Buttons

Credit Line

From the Collection of the Cromwell Museum

Object Type

Clothing accessories

Object number

CR1977.586

Copyright Licence  

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