Length: 2032 mm (80 in.)
Medium or Technique
Buttons; waxed linen (?) string
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Collection of buttons strung on a heavy waxed linen (?) string, grouped according to colors and size, mostly consisting of brass and black buttons. Some buttons have fallen off and were found loose in box.
By inheritance within the family to Martha Bancroft, West Newton, MA; 2011, gift of Bancroft to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 21, 2011)
Gift of Martha Hatch Bancroft