Horse harness button

Object Name: 
Horse harness button

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Object Name: 
Horse harness button
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
95.3.67
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3.9 cm, Th: 2.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1920
Credit Line: 
Gift of Herbert C. Gross, Jr.
Primary Description: 
Transparent colorless glass, brass, paint; pressed, cut, polished, stamped, printed, glued soldered. Flat circular button consisting of a pressed and polished glass disk printed on the reverse with the monogram "G"; it is backed by thin brass foil staped with a regular pattern of alternating bars and dots; this is set into a brass frame with a high, U-shaped finding soldered vertically on the center of the back.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Gross, Herbert C., Jr., Source
1995-11-01
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
G
monogram
reverse painted center