#228 Goodyear Political

Rare political Goodyear button featuring the busts of Grant and Colfax facing right on a lined field. Shown in Albert’s, PC 301 Av and in the BBB PL 296-22. Backmarked GOODYEAR’S N.R. CO. P=T.1851. Est. selling price is $200-400.

#181 Arita Elephant

In step with the Arita Horse in Lot #96, here is the realistic Arita porcelain Elephant, elegantly attired with a colorful red and gold blanket. Backmarked TK within a circle and red JAPAN stamp. Self shank. Est. selling price is $60-100.

#151 Classic Gold Oval

Oval 10-karat gold depiction of a classical figure protecting a woman and child. Backmarked JOHNSON MFG CO, CHURCH ST. N.Y. 10K. Est. selling price is $60-100.

#93 Spanish Overalls

A scarce work clothes brass featuring a large building and Spanish verbiage. EL ANILLO DE HIERRO translates to “the iron ring.” Wire loop wobble shank. Est. selling price is $30-60.

#70 Birmingham Trade Fabric

A celluloid shield protects the jacquard woven fabric in colors of coral and gold on a teal background for this Birmingham trade button. Brass rim and back with brass loop shank. Est. selling price is $30-60.