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Catalog Number 107/7642
Object Name Button
Description Seven metal buttons.
Five of the buttons are spherical, four of which have fine lines embossed on the convex front of the button. There are small metal loops on the rear of the buttons to attach them to the garment. The rear of the button with the metal loops is loose on two of the buttons, it is no longer one solid piece.

Two of the buttons are larger, slightly convex, and hollow. They are perforated on the rear in center of the button. The front is undecorated.
Site Name Lucy Foster Site
Site # 19-ES-247
Material Metal
Excavated by Bullen, Adelaide
Excavated date 1943-01-01
Collector Bullen, Ripley
Collection date 1943-01-01
Lexicon sub-category Undetermined Metal
Adopted By Elizabeth Parker Powell 2
Place United States | MA | Essex | Andover