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Title: Mother-of-pearl button

Accession Number: 2005.34.390
Category: CLOTHING & ACCESSORIES
Type: Button
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Materials: mother-of-pearl
Description: Button; Mother-of-pearl button; from the collection of Captain Richard C. Mears (1829-1899); small circular button, made of mother of pearl (also known as nacre), with two holes in center to attach to garment.

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