Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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five buttons
  • United States
  • five buttons, date unknown
  • Where object was made: United States
  • horn or hoof
  • Object Diameter: 1.7 cm
    Object Diameter: 5/8 in
  • Gift of Miss Hannah P. Oliver
  • Not on display
  • 1947.0018.a-e
Description

Five black buttons of horn or hoof with an engraved design on the face of a flying bird with a tree branch, rock and water. The background is stippled. The raised part of the design is shiny.