#286 Fabric Card

A full card of 24 fabric buttons sized small to extra-large. Includes OME enhanced embroidery, 19th century Leek type, velvet back, Dorset, beaded, metal mount Paris back, crochet and wound, painted silk, fabric-covered mold, ribbon weave and others. Est. selling price is $60-100.

#287 Dickens & a Garter

Two more choice fabric buttons to add to the previous card. Here is a velvet back brass button featuring a Charles Dickens type character in top hat and spectacles. And, a flapper girl printed silk garter button. Brass loop shank and pad shank. Est. selling price is $30-60.

#270 Elephant Painting & Carvings

Four medium to large buttons in natural material featuring elephants. Three are carved and one features a painted disc applied to the mount depicting a howdah carrying elephant and figures in the surrounding scene. Est. selling price is $60-100.

#250 Satsuma Duo with Realistic Head

Two satsuma buttons including a woman admiring iris blooms and a realistic head of a fortune god. Self shanks. Est. selling price is $100-200.

#211 Cats & a Dog

Two metal pictorials, a pierced copper-washed design of two cats occupying a sabot (wooden shoe), and a small political of the little mustached dog caricaturing Adlai Stevenson, Sr. The cats, a modern stamping from an old die, is shown BBB PL 114, #4. The “Sly Old Dog” is shown BBB PL 116, #13. Loop shanks. Est. selling price is $30-60.