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Antique Silver Buttons

antique silver buttons
  • made in or typical of earlier times and valued for its age; "the beautiful antique French furniture"
  • old-timer: an elderly man
  • shop for antiques; "We went antiquing on Saturday"
  • A collectible object such as a piece of furniture or work of art that has a high value because of its considerable age
  • A nickname for a liveried pageboy, esp. in pantomimes
  • push button: an electrical switch operated by pressing; "the elevator was operated by push buttons"; "the push beside the bed operated a buzzer at the desk"
  • (button) provide with buttons; "button a shirt"
  • (button) a round fastener sewn to shirts and coats etc to fit through buttonholes
  • made from or largely consisting of silver; "silver bracelets"
  • (esp. of the moon) Give a silvery appearance to
  • Coat or plate with silver
  • Provide (mirror glass) with a backing of a silver-colored material in order to make it reflective
  • coat with a layer of silver or a silver amalgam; "silver the necklace"
  • a soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal; occurs in argentite and in free form; used in coins and jewelry and tableware and photography
antique silver buttons - A collector's
A collector's guide to peasant silver buttons
A collector's guide to peasant silver buttons
Peasant silver buttons are the kind that are worn with traditional costume. This book is the first to identify and date all the main kinds in one compact volume. It illustrates in meticulous detail around 600 different peasant and souvenir buttons, from Europe, Asia and America. It shows the reader how to distinguish between old and modern buttons, with detailed pictures of backs and shanks as well as the different patterns and methods of construction. It also includes an invaluable list of the main silver marks found on peasant buttons, with line drawings and close-up photos. This book is primarily for button collectors, but will appeal to anyone interested in old silver jewellery.

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1800's Antique Victorian button silver bracelet, Wuthering Heights.
1800's Antique Victorian button silver bracelet, Wuthering Heights.
Antique Victorian twinkle brite cut buttons on a silver plated link bracelet.
Tray of silver buttons with thistles on them.

antique silver buttons
antique silver buttons
Persian Shield Button, Antique Silver Finish. Size 5/8"
BC166 - Persian Shield Button, Antique Silver Finish. Size 5/8". This button available in 2 sizes (3/4 and 5/8) and two metal finishes (antique brass, antique silver). This button would make a fabulous finishing touch, reminescent of a dark ages shield from Persia, Greece, or other ancient cultures. A nice ornate finishing touch for modern garments as well. Great for Civil War, Western, Regency, Colonial, Renaissance, Elizabethan, Cavalier, and Medieval garment, gown, sweater, jacket, coat, or shirt. Metal Buttons, Silver finish buttons, period buttons, Medeival buttons, Renaissance Buttons, Regency Buttons, Colonial Buttons, Victorian Buttons, Edwardian Buttons, and Romance Period Buttons. French Buttons, Italian Buttons. Greek Buttons, Heraldry Buttons, Unicorn Buttons, Lion Buttons, Roman Buttons, Medieval Buttons, Renaissance Buttons.