Small buttons 3/8ths and smaller
4 hole, Tin paper backed button, 4 hole with rim, 1/2in, 248
4 hole paper backed Tin buttons, 1/2″ in size. Used mostly in the Civil War. Price one price only $.15 each
Swirled Fancy Pewter Buttons 1/2in, 163
This is the only long series in our buttons. There are 4 all together. The smallest is 1/2″ # 163. The Swirls will keep your eyes moving. price; 1 to dozen @ .55 each, 13 to 144 @ .48 each and .47 if over a gross. Matching buttons are 164 165 and 166.
Texas Star Pewter Button, 1/2″, 180
Blue Frog gave me this metal that was excavated and said I should make a button from it. He did not know of any in existence. It is a true duplication of the metal. The size of the 181 L is ONE inch. It is a bit lopsided as part of the metal was gone from being buried. Texas is tough so we left it as it came to us.
Williamsburg Pewter Button, 9/16″, 172
Colonial Williamsburg had three buttons made with their logo, this is the smallest, #172. There is a rampant Lion on one side of the Shield and a Unicorn on the other side.
Size is 1/2″ Price 1 to 12 @ .55 each, 13 to 144 @ .48 each, and .47 over a gross. Matching buttons: 171 & 170.
USA Pewter Button, 5/8″, 179
A very important Military button. The USA stands for our beginning. #179 is the small companion to #167. The smaller version is 5/8″. It has a dotted edge so it stands out. The letters are intertwined in classic look. Price; 1 to 12 @ .55 each, 13 to 144 @ .48 each and more than a gross .47 each. The Matching design is #167.
42nd highlander, Military Pewter button, 1/2 inch, 114
114 S is the smaller of the two Military button for the 42nd unit. It is 1/2″ in size
Good for neck buttons, cuffs.
Matching button is 115 L.