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Collection Clothing-Miscellaneous
Catalog Number 1970.93.02
Object Name Button
Description 4 buttons, cast from a 3-piece bronze mold; pewter [composition of tin / 94.9 %, antimony / 4.0 %, copper 1.1 %; marked with the initials "I M 1722" on mold ["I M" stands for Josiah]
Provenance cast Nov 1970 by W. P. Freeborn, MD; mold belongs to him