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Sleeve Button

Maker:
William Simpkins (1704–1780)
Date:
ca. 1750
Geography:
Made in Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
3/8 x 3/8 in. (1 x 1 cm)
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. George Nichols, 1967
Accession Number:
67.82.1
Not on view
Marking: stamped in rectangle on the back: W.S
Mrs. Ephraim (Jane Loring) Andrews; her son, Joseph Andrews Jr., until died 1777; his sister, Mrs. Samuel (Jane Andrews) Norton; Mrs. Henry S. (Jane Norton) Grew, Boston; her granddaughter, Mrs. George (Jane Norton) Nichols, Cold Spring Harbor, New York, until 1967
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