Box housing a pair of cuff links worn by Eugene Allen

Created by
Unidentified
Worn by
Allen, Eugene, American, 1919 - 2010
Medium
cardboard, coated paper, synthetic fiber
Dimensions
H x W x D: 1 7/8 × 9/16 × 2 3/16 in. (4.8 × 1.4 × 5.6 cm)
Type
boxes (containers)
Place used
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date
1980s
Description
Box housing a pair of cuff links from a White House butler uniform worn by Eugene Allen. The grey textured box is blank. There is an insert inside the box with a central slit opening to secure cuff links.
Topic
African American
Business
Government
Labor
Local and regional
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles E. Allen in memory of Eugene Allen & Helene Allen
Object number
2018.5.1.12.2
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Tools and Equipment-Occupational
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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