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.
Even though I assume these were sold in pairs, I rarely find them that way. Here is a complete set - oval in shape covered in rhinestones. These were used to cover the plain buttons on shoes. They measure 1 inch high and 1 9/16ths inches wide. They are in good condition with all the stones intact.
This very pretty rhinestone button is bigger than most I see. It measures a full inch and a 16th in diameter. The metal is shiny silver and the stones are bright and fiery. There is a U shaped wire shank on the back.
This lovely button is a lithograph under celluloid measuring 1 1/4ths inches in diameter. It is in excellent condition with a pierced brass frame with paste stones and a metal back. There is round wire shank on the back.
These neat buttons are great in their own right but to find them MINT on the original card is a real coup. The buttons are two piece brass with a self shank. They measure 9/16ths of an inch in diameter.
This old brass button has what I think is the state seal of NY on it. It is a two piece with a round wire shank and measures 5/8 inches in diameter. The back is labeled Scovill Mfc Co , State of New York.