Shirt stud, ca.1880

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


A gold-toned studded bezel with a black alabaster-type stone has an unusual corkscrew attachment. Studs take the place of buttons, often on formal clothing.

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About This Item

  • Title: Shirt stud, ca.1880
  • Creation Date: circa 1880
  • Subject Date: circa 1880
  • State: ME
  • Media: Metal, onyx
  • Local Code: 3377*m-5
  • Object Type: Physical Object

For more information about this item, contact:

Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219

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