These two golden head buttons are smaller in size. The larger of the two measures 9/16ths of an inch and is a two piece stamped brass button with a metal back and round wire shank. The smaller button is a one piece metal with a U shaped shank. It measures 1/2 inch.
These two buttons turned up in a bag of sewing items I purchased. The Greek soldier measures 7/8ths of an inch in diameter. He is a one piece metal button with a raised U shank. the smaller, Roman soldier measures 3/4 of an inch in diameter. This one is a two piece metal with a round raised self shank on the back.
These three metal buttons are a nice lot of silhouettes. The largest button is a 2 piece stamped brass top, metal back measuring 7/8ths of an inch in diameter. It has a wire shank. the middle sized button measures 3/4 of an inch and is a two piece stamped silver metal top, metal back. The shank is a wire U shank. The smallest button is 1 piece metal with an attached U shaped shank. It measures 5/8ths of an inch.
These three buttons came together in the same lot of buttons. The crossed guns and the anchor are plastic. The doorknocker is metal. The guns measure 1/2 inch tall and 13/16ths of an inch wide. The anchor is 5/8ths of an inch tall. The doorknocker is 15/16ths of an inch tall. All three have u Shaped shanks on the back
This collection of 5 plastic buttons is a cute gathering of hearts and flowers. All are plastic, the smallest, the heart measures 3/8ths of an inch. The largest, the pearlized flower measures 3/4 of an inch.
These older Moonglow plastic buttons are still on their original card and are in excellent condition. The color is deep reddish bittersweet. The buttons were imported from Italy and measure 7/8ths of an inch. They are two hole sew thrus.
This lot of 6 rhinestone and matte black plastic buttons are just lovely. They measure 3/4 of an inch in diameter. They are one piece buttons with a raised self shank. All the buttons are in excellent shape and perfectly usuable for crafts or sewing projects.
This lot of 2 dozen buttons is made up totally of old plastics. There are old celluloids, several bakelites, lucites and some other wild early plastics. They range in size from 1 1/2 inches to 5/8ths of an inch. All the buttons are in good shape and perfectly usuable for crafts or sewing projects.
It isn't that these buttons are so unusual in design that makes them desirable. It is that they are on their original card and in MINT condition. These buttons measure 1 1/8th inches in diameter. They are very lustrous carved mother of pearl in a two hole sew thru design.
This gorgeous buckle set is an open silvertone metal set with tiny white rhinestones. The buckle is in excellent condition and all the stones are there. It measures 2 3/4 inches wide and 2 3/8ths inches tall. On the back are two narrow but tall holders for the belt.
Not a big blue bow pin, but a big blue sew-on, probably intended for a hat. There are 3 small rings or eyes on the back to run your thread through. Faceted rhinestones are still very nice though I think the settings could fit a little tighter. Then again, I am sure it wasn't purchased at Tiffany's - it is what it is and in very good condition. Measures 3 inches across and 2 down.
This beauty measures 1 1/4 inches long and 1/2 inch tall. It is a Jet button with a lovely floral design. The front of the button seems to be perfect. However, the self shank was broken and repaired with liquid solder. The price has been discounted accordingly.
These five buttons are nice selection of plastic types from the 1950's and 1960's. There are two which are the old lucite confetti buttons - one of which is a unique oval shape. The tiny button has shells in lucite. One is a faux mother of pearl in lucite and the other is a molded acrylic button. They are all in good condition. The smallest button measures 1/2 inch. The larger round buttons are 7/8ths of an inch and the elongated oval confetti button is 1 1/16th inches long.
VINTAGE CELLULOID AND METAL 3 PART BUTTON. HAS GRAY AND BLACK MARBLED CELLULOID PLATE WITH PIERCED BRASS RIM AND CENTER. BACK IS ENAMELED STEEL. NO SHANK. DID HAVE CLOTH BACK FOR ATTACHING BUT IT'S PRETTY MUCH MISSING. CELLULOID HAS SOME SCRATCHES, STILL A NICE EXAMPLE OF THIS TYPE BUTTON. 1 1/8in WIDE.
Old Brass American Eagle Military Uniform Buttons. Set of 9 large buttons and 2 small cuff buttons. Large buttons measure 1 inch across, small buttons measure 5/8 inch across. 8 of the large buttons are stamped U. A. M. Co. and one is stamped Scovill MFG Co., Waterbury. The small buttons do not have markings on the back. Price is for the 11 piece set. I will be happy to combine shipping and handling on multiple item orders.
These two plastic realistic buttons would work for a child's outfit or for any craft. They are one piece buttons. The apple measures 1/2 inch tall and the bow does as well. You are getting both buttons for one price.
Jean La Hache French Heroine Metal Button Victorian
JEAN LA HACHE METAL BUTTON. c.1910. SHE WAS A FRENCH HEROINE WHO HELPED TO DEPEND THE TOWN OF BEAUVAIS. HAS A WOMAN HITTING A MAN WITH AN AXE. THERE IS A KNEELING MAN BEING HIT AND WHAT LOOKS LIKE A DEAD MAN ON THE FLOOR. MIRROR BACK TOP EDGE. DEEP STAMPED BRASS MOTIF. ENAMEL BACK. LOOP SHANK. 11/16in WIDE. VERY GOOD CONDITION.
These two buttons are from Streamline and measure 9/16ths of an inch wide. They are 1 piece buttons with silver lustered edge and round raised self shank. They are on their original card and in MINT condition.
This one piece button came from a rather large collection I purchased. It was labeled on the back, Arabia, the Sultan's U.B., Turkey. It measures 15/16ths of an inch in diameter. It has a thick round metal shank.
I love the variances between the designs on the carved buttons. I have several that show the range. This guy is 5/8ths of an inch in diameter. It is a very lustrous grey pearl with intricate carving. It is a two hole sew thru.
I love the variances between the designs on the carved buttons. I have several that show the range. This guy is 7/16ths of an inch in diameter. It is a very lustrous grey pearl with intricate carving. It is a two hole sew thru.
This is a sweet button which has a repaired shank on the back. If you collect or craft, it would be fine, but I would hesitate to use it on wearable clothing. It measures 7/8ths of an inch in diameter and has a soldered wire on the back.
I picked these up at a yard sale thinking they were buttons. Boy, was I surprised to see that they are one lovely buckle. These pierced brass over a silver liner circles measure 1 1/16th inches in diameter. The loops on the back are intact as is each part of the buckle. The are marked, CZECHOSLOVAKIA on the back.
I picked these up at a yard sale thinking they were buttons. Boy, was I surprised to see that they are one lovely buckle. These celluloid circles measure 1 1/8th inches in diameter. The loops on the back are intact as is each part of the buckle.