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  • Date:

    ca. 1860 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    The mother-of-pearl is probably Pinctada sp.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage


ca. 1860 (made)

Materials and Techniques

The mother-of-pearl is probably Pinctada sp.


Diameter: 95 mm, Height: 20 mm

Object history note

RF number is 2000/929.

Descriptive line

Shell button with carved decorations, Manila, c.1860


Mother of pearl; Animal part - Pinctada sp.


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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