Set of buttons

Description (Brief)
Set of six buttons (4 shirt buttons and two cuff buttons). The dome-shaped buttons are made of cream celluloid with painted red stripes. The buttons are unmarked.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
buttons
date made
1890-1930
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5 cm x 5 cm x 4 cm; 1 15/16 in x 1 15/16 in x 1 9/16 in
ID Number
2006.0098.0928
accession number
2006.0098
catalog number
2006.0098.0928
subject
Celluloid
Industry & Manufacturing
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Celluloid
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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