Wonderful matcing set of 22 celluloid buttons with metal backing. They are well made and are sized as follows: 3 1 1/2 , 9 7/8 and 10 5/8 . Condition is excellent with just a small bit of wear on one of the large buttons.
Nice antique buttons with metal shank. Matte background with a raised design and gold trim. One button is missing a tiny sliver at one side but otherwise they are all in excellent condition. They measure 5/8 .
These neat highly textured buttons remind me of the weeping bright gold china popular in the 1940s and 1950's. There are 10 buttons in the set, all two hole sew thrus measuring 13/16ths of an inch in diameter.
This neat looking button is a pansy shaped piece measuring 1 1/4 inches in diameter. It is amber colored lucite/celluloid/bakelite (I can't tell) with inlaid pieces to resemble a real flower. There is a round metal shank. The button is in nice condition.
This very cool geometric design button consists of squares of white bakelite in a clear background. The button measures 1 1/4 inches in diameter and has a u shaped clear plastic (bakelite?) shank. The button is in excellent condition.
These one piece vintage American Zone buttons are beauties. They are in MINT condition on their sample card. They are gold luster on black glass in three different sizes. The smallest one piece self shanked button measures 7/16ths of an inch in diameter. The middle size measures 9/16ths of an inch in diameter and the largest size measures 3/4 of an inch in diameter. They are in Mint condition.
These two neat reverse carved lucite buttons are in the colors of yellow and blue. They are faceted three dimensional squares measuring 7/8ths inches and are as cool as can be. They have round wire shanks.
This sweet card of two tiny mother of pearl buttons comes from Bluebird Buttons. The two remaining buttons are two hole sew thrus measuring 1/4 inch in diameter. The buttons are in perfect condition though there is a crease in the adorable card.
This card was part of an estate purchase from a button company representative. Though only a piece of the card, it shows three sizes and two colors that these neat mother of pearl buttons came in. The smallest measures 1/4 inch, the next is 3/8ths and the largest is 1/2 inch. They mother of pearl is set into a silver or goldtone metal cup with a self shank.
This card of 6 buttons is in near mint condition and although the two hole sew thru buttons aren't remarkable, it is always fun to find them on the original card. The buttons measure 5/8ths of an inch in diameter and are in perfect condition.
This fun old sample card came from an estate sale of someone who once represented the company. It shows moonglow plastic buttons in all the colors and sizes in which they came. This is just a piece of the original card and measures 7 inches by 6 1/2 inches. There are 14 buttons on the card measuring 5/8ths inches and 3/4 inches. They are one piece buttons with round wire shanks.
This pretty molded glass button looks like it has black jewels set into it for all its shine. It measures 1/2 inch and is in good condition with one or two tiny back chips. The button has a round brass shank and shank plate.
These 6 facted black glass buttons are all that remains from a very collection I purchased. There are 5 round ones and one square. The largest round measures 1 1/2 inches in diameter. The shank on this button has been repaired. The two small buttons measure 7/16ths of an inch in diameter. All of the buttons have one or two very tiny back chips. Three of the buttons have 4 way square shanks. The other three have round brass wires.
Of all the glass buttons, the lustered ones are my favorites. This is a very pretty ornate one. It has a diameter of approximately 11/16ths of an inch. It has a brass U shaped shank and is in great condition.
Of all the glass buttons, the lustered ones are my favorites. This is a very pretty scrollwork designed one. It has a diameter of approximately 3/4 of an inch. It has a raised shank and is in good condition.
This collection of plastic realistic buttons has nothing to do with each other! But they are so cute! The car measures 1/2 inches tall. The yellow moon and star is 1/2 inch tall and the little door knocker is 1/2 inches tall. All have applied plastic U shanks on the back.
These older clear plastic buttons would be perfect for crafts. They measure 3/8ths to 7/8th inches in diameter. Most are two hole sew thrus, one or two have self shanks. They are all in great condition.
These neat crest style buttons measure 7/8ths inches in diameter. They are stamped brass tops and bottoms. Two of the buttons have round brass wire shanks. Two have U shaped metal shanks. The wire shanked buttons say, Waterbury Button Co,Conn. The U shanks say W.B. Co.
I don't even know if you can buy these types of buttons anymore. I do know that they would cost you more than $7.50. These are lustrous grey pearl buttons measuring 3/4 inches in diameter. They are in MINT condition and are two hole sew thrus.
These buttons were part of a large sample card at one time. I wish I could have seen the whole card! These are samples of the types and colors and sizes of these silvery moonglow plastic buttons. You are getting all 6 buttons which range in color from light silver to deep silver, green and teal blue. The large buttons measure 1 1/16ths inches in diameter. The smaller buttons are 7/8ths inches in diameter. All are two hole sew thrus.
These two buttons were part of a large sample card at one time. I wish I could have seen the whole card! These two are from Le Chic and measure 7/16ths inches square. They are MINT on their sample card. They have round wire shanks on the back.
These two buttons were part of a large sample card at one time. I wish I could have seen the whole card! These two are from Le Chic and measure 1/2 inch square and 5/8ths inches square. They are MINT on their sample card. They have round wire shanks on the back.
These two cards of 3/8ths inch plastic buttons are just as cute as can be. The cherry red buttons are trimmed with gold paint and in MINT condition on their original cards. They are one piece with a raised self shank.
These rhinestone buttons were part of a large lot of buttons I purchased from someone who had been a sales rep for a button company. I am sorry that none of the display cards were intact but pieces had survived! This small display has three different sizes of the same button. The smallest measures 1/4 inch, next is 3/8ths inch and the largest is 1/2 inch. The stones are in a silvertone metal setting with a raised self shank.