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Object Name Earring
Catalog Number 0985.11.00054c
Description Earring: Pair of earrings (c-d) made from small Confederate Navy buttons; no backmarks. This earring is broken. These buttons are associated with two other Navy buttons (.54a & .54b) made into pins.
Dimensions Dia-0.5 inches
Owned Unknown
Made Courtney and Tennant --Webb's Jewelry Store
Provenance These buttons were taken to Webb's Jewelry Store in Baltimore, Maryland in 1866 to be made into jewelry.
Search Terms Confederate States Navy
Baltimore, Maryland
Subjects Navies
Naval personnel
Jewelry
Jewelry making
Jewelry stores