#289 Large Glass Duo

A Div. I opaline glass with molded and black tinted floral center, and a Div. III transparent blue glass with smooth surface and textured reverse. Four-way brass shank on the Div. I. The modern is a two-hole sew-thru. Est. selling price is $30-60.

#256 Carved Group

A swimming seal, an elephant’s head and an elephant, a turtle, a seal head, a dragon head, a butterfly, and a realistic insect all carved in natural materials. Est. selling price is $60-100.

#184 Modern and Old Satsumas

A medium modern Satsuma depicting a mother and child reading together, and a medium old Satsuma with scalloped border featuring two aristocratic women and a young girl. This old Satsuma is mounted in silver. Est. selling price is $100-200.

#166 A Musician and a Hero

Two portrait buttons include a small white metal depiction of a man turning the crank of a hurdy gurdy, and a brass portrait of Andreas Hofer (1767-1810), Tyroleon innkeeper and folk hero, as he led the rebellion against a Napoleonic and Bavarian invasion in 1809. Est. selling price is $30-60.

#81 Four Peacocks including Lampl

Four delightful peacock buttons include a carved bone in brass mount, an oval brass with two peacocks, a gilded blown glass by Fritz Lampl, and a natural material carving. Est. selling price is $100-200.

#83 Peacock Shibayama

A large and very showy Shibayama inlay with a peacock of inset abalone shell. Engraved & pigmented details. Turret shank. Est. selling price is $400-600.

#21 Fabric, Enamel, & Crystal

This mixed lot includes a small cricket cage openwork brass with emaux peints enamel face, a small beautifully faceted rock crystal (tested) prong mounted in silver or silvered metal, and a medium velvet fabric decorated with ribbon roses, embroidery and a bit of wire wrapped thread. A border of metal laced roping loops around strands of very fine silk threads. A silk ribbon was added to the gathered reverse for attachment. Est. selling price is $60-100.

#34 Butterfly Woman

Real butterfly wing creates the iridescent blue highlights in the gown worn by a reverse-painted woman. Rare triangular underglass button in English silver mount. Late 19th or early 20th century. Backmarked ENGLAND STERLING PI 202213. Loop shank. Est. selling price is $200-400.

#40 Old & Modern Glass

A medium 19th century aurora tinted lacy black glass mounted in metal with a stamped brass rim, and a large modern black glass with surface molded design in bright aurora finish. The Div. I button has a wire loop shank. The Div. III has a molded self shank. Est. selling price is $30-60.

#16 Four Baskets

Four baskets brimming with blooms include a large painted porcelain, a medium white metal realistic with paste embellishment, a medium emaux peints enamel, and a small brass french tight with Paris backmark. Porcelain is backmarked 45. Est. selling price is $30-60.