Button, copper gilt, 58 lignes, punched design, disc of opaque glass with sporting scene in gold and black

Made:
1780-1820 in United Kingdom
maker:
Unknown

Button, copper gilt, 58 lignes, punched design, disc of opaque glass with sporting scene in gold and black, unsigned, British, 1780-1820

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Science Museum: Energy Hall: James Watt and our World

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Details

Category:
Temporary Exhibitions
Object Number:
L2011-4002
Materials:
copper (alloy), glass (opaque) and gold plated (gilded)
Measurements:
overall (estimated from outside case): Height: 10 mm x Diameter: 37 mm
type:
button
credit:
Lent by Birmingham Museums Trust on behalf of Birmingham City Council

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