Of all the buttons I see, the realistics fascinate me the most. This one is a one piece brass metal in the shape of a trio of roses. It measures 1 3/16ths inches in diameter and has an attached round metal shank. There is a touch of verdigris on the back
These great green plastic buttons are carved and on their original card. They measure 1 5/16ths inches in diameter and are two hole sew thrus. They have a moonglow finish and would look great on the new short sweater or coat jackets.
This handsome button is from the Indiana Button Society. It is a bright stamped brass top and back with a Round wire shank and is stamped on the back, Waterbury Button Co. It measures 15/16ths inches in diameter.
This handsome two piece brass button measures 11/16ths inches in diameter and has a round wire shank. It is a two piece stamped brass over base metal back in good condition with a very large dollar sign design.
This handsome two piece brass button measures 1 1/8th inches in diameter and has a round self shank. It is a two piece stamped brass in excellent condition and shows an antique auto in the Model T genre.
If you just wanted one button for an accent on a blouse or belt or hat, this would work. The two piece stamped brass button measures 3/4 inches square and has a raised round brass self shank. The front is pure Art Nouveau design.
If you just wanted one button for an accent on a blouse or belt or hat, this would work. The four large rhinestones are surrounded by smaller rhinestones in a square pattern measuring 5/8ths inches by 5/9ths inches. There is a raised metal shank.
This fabulous one piece syrocco button is molded to resemble a pinwheel design. It measures 1 3/4 inches in diameter with a round wire shank. It does have one tiny chip out of the edge of the pinwheel fans.
This fabulous set consists of a 2 1/4 inch high and 2 15/16ths inches wide Trellis pattern carved bakelite buckle and nine 1 1/8th by 5/8ths inches matching buttons. It is in MINT condition with no markings. The inside diameter of the buckle is 1 1/4 by just about 2 inches.
This fabulous 2 1/8th inch in diameter button is tested bakelite (unfortunately - someone other than me tested it on the back side.) It would make a stunning focal accent on a purse or coat. It is a two hole sew thru.
These gorgeous buttons are one piece beauties with a round wire shank. They measure 1 3/4inches in diameter and have a black lucite base with clear lucite top and gold and silver pinwheel design encased in the lucite.
Whether you sew or craft, it is hard to find as lovely a carved pearl as is this button. Measuring 1 1/8th inches in diameter it is a light gray shading to white mother of pearl with an intricate carved design. It is a four hole sew thru in excellent condition.
Just the card these hooks come on is a must see. A group of white silk hooks in a package that have not been open and on black set still on the card. Price is still on the card. In excellent condition.
PICTURE DOES NOT DO JUSTICE TO THIS ANTIQUE VICTORIAN WAISTCOAT BUTTON SET IN BRASS. C.1890. DOMED GLASS TOP IS BLUE/PURPLE OPALESCENT ART GLASS. LIGHTEST AT THE TOP AND DARKENS TOWARDS THE BASE, ALSO HAS MICA CHIPS IN THE GLASS. 1/2in wide, dome is 3/8in deep. BRASS FRAME IS SOLDERED LOOP SHANK. see close ups.
VICTORIAN STANDING LION c.1870. 1 PIECE PIERCED STAMPED BRASS BUTTON WITH RIVETED FACETED CUT STEELS. LION IS STANDING NEXT TO A SHIELD OR SCROLL. SOLDERED SOLID LOOP BRASS SHANK. EVEN THE BACK OF THIS BUTTON HAS A PATTERN. 3/4in. AMAZING CONDITION.
This old 2 pieced pressed brass military button probably dates to the second world war or just before given the metal self shank back. It is an eagle design and measures 3/4 inches in diameter. There is a touch of verdigris on the back.
This striking silvertone metal rhinestone button has great sparkle and light. All stones are bright and fiery. I wish I had two for earrings! The button has a metal shank and measures 15/16ths inches in diameter.
This is one cool set of buttons. They are two piece brass metal with U shaped self shank. They measure 5/8ths inches in diameter and feature a design reminiscent of a Knight's chess piece, horse head. You are getting all five colored buttons for this amount.
A set of 4 pink plastic buttons shaped to look like yarn. Buttons are 1 in diameter and are still on the orginal card except one. But all are there. Has Made i USA for Bailey, Green on each card. In excellent condtion.
LARGE VICTORIAN MOURNING OVAL DOMED BLACK GLASS BUTTON. METAL LOOP SHANK AND PLATE. THIS IS NOT YOUR RUN OF THE MILL VICTORIAN BLACK GLASS BUTTON. 1 1/2in LONG, 1 1/8in WIDE, 3/8in THICK. FACETED RAISED TRIANGLE CENTER. HAS SMALL CHIPS AND FLAKES AROUND THE EDGE. SEE CLOSE UPS.
Great set of four plastic buttons made to look like braided yarn. Each button is 1 1/4 in diameter and are still on the sale card. Card has L BGE originals on the front, and Made in USA for Bailey, Green . All in excellent condition.
Can't you just see this on Grandma's church dress, which she made, of course? Actually, you need to picture it as half an impressive buckle - Grandma had to go to the drygoods store to buy this - it is marked Made in Germany on metal back and is surely late 20's or early 30's. Back has the 2 rings for attaching but the hook or clasp is broken off. 2 inches in diameter - great for an advanced button collection.
I debated as to whether these were cherries or radishes and I have to think that they are radishes, given the shape of the fruit and that one or two seem to have some roots. The plastic button measures 7/8ths inches wide and 3/4 inches tall. There is an applied metal shank on the back.