Horse harness button

Object Name: 
Horse harness button

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Object Name: 
Horse harness button
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 4.4 cm, Th: 2.1 cm
Not on Display
about 1920
Credit Line: 
Gift of Herbert C. Gross, Jr.
Primary Description: 
Transparent colorless glass, brass, printed paper; pressed, polished, stamped, printed, glued, soldered. Flat circular; button consisting of a pressed and polished glass dome; it is backed by paper printed with a colored image of two ducks swimming on a pond, surrounded by weeds. The whole is set into a brass frame with a commercial pin finding attached with a cold connection to the back.
Gross, Herbert C., Jr., Source