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.
This very cool plastic realistic lemon button measures a full 3/4ths inches high. It is handpainted beautifully. The button has been reglued to a plastic button as a backing. It wouldn't work for a button show but would work for crafts or for decoration.
This big ol' buckle with holes for sewing to a fabric belt is an olive plastic (too thin to be Bakelite) with a large stamped brass Greek(?) angel on each 2 1/2 inch circle. Brass is pegged into plasic and one peg is missing. Considered in pricing.
GLOW BUBBLE TIGHT TOP CELLULOID BUTTON. SELF SHANK METAL BACK. DIFFERENT OLIVE GREENS AND CLEAR DIAMOND SHAPE WITH SPARKLE FOIL INSIDE. NO CRACKS IN THE TIGHT TOP. BACK HAS RUST AND WEAR. THIS STYLE BUTTON IS GETTING HARDER TO FIND. 1 1/8in WIDE. MILD SURFACE SCRATCHES. VERY HARD TO GET A SCAN WHICH SHOWS THE SPARKLE INSIDE.
Wonderful gold buttons with sailing ships still on the original sale card. Each button is 1/2 in diameter. Original card has LaMode on the front of the card and West Germany on the back. All are in excellent condition. Have 1 buttons to match.
Wonderful large gold metal buttons with a sailing ship on front. Each button is 1 in diameter. Original sale card has LaMode on front and West Germany on the back. Cards are a little bent, but otherwise all are in excellent condition.
Wonderful metal buttons with a lion on front. These 1 3/4 buttons are from France and are still on the original sale card. Card says LaMode Buttons in front and Made in France on the bottom. In excellent condition.
Wonderful set of four silber buttons still on the original sales card. Each button is 3/8 in diameter and has a lion with a crown on front of each button. Original cards has LaMode Buttons on front of the card and Made in France on the back. One card is bent, but otherwise all in excellent condition.
Art Deco Design Chrome And Celluloid Bar Style Button
This very geometric celluloid button is decorated with a chrome overlay in a chevron pattern. The button measures 1 11/16ths inches long by 11/16thsinches wide and 3/8ths inches tall. It is in great condition with a raised loop style self shank.
This neat button is very three dimensional. It features a molded marbled celluloid top and a thin metal back with a round self shank. The button measures 1 3/16ths inches in diameter and 7/16ths inches high.
I know that in the picture, the buckle looks purple but no amount of tweaking could make it appear the bluebird blue that it really is. The one piece lucite or early plastic buckle (not bakelite) measures 2 3/16ths inches by 2 3/16th inches. The inside openings are 1 3/8ths inches tall by 1/2 inch wide each.
This two piece silver metal uniform button is decorated with the letter P and measures 15/16ths inches in diameter. There is a round wire shank on the back and it is marked, Waterbury Co. Waterbury, CONN.