Hex design, 6 point center floral Pewter Button, 5/8″, 161
161 has hexagon in the center, it moderate size 5/8″ This is another I obtained from the Lightner Museum in St. Augustine, FL.
St. Andrew, square Scottish Pewter Button, 3/4″, 144
144: St Andrew is a square on the point. A copy of an old button. Size is 3/4″ This is a heavy button and up to many tasks.
star-swirl, center star Pewter Button, 5/16″, 117
This decorative button has a swirl around the edge and a star in the center. 117 M (medium) is 5/8″, price; 1 to 12 @.70 each, 13 to 144 @ .65 each and over 144 @ .57 each,
Small enough for cuffs or waistcoats. Matching larger size is 118 L.
Sunflower Button or Sun button 1/2 inch
Sunflower Button or Sun button, I purchased this one from a digger in Savannah GA. This button is surprisingly lightweight and will complement any blouse. Without the button weight pulling the front down. I call it the sunflower button but … Read More
Swirls Pewter Button 11/16 inch, 164
This is the only long series in our buttons. There are 4 all together. The next up is 11/16″ # 164. The Swirls will keep your eyes moving. price; 1 to dozen @ .70 each, 13 to 144 @ .65 each and over a gross
@.47 each. Matching buttons, 163,165, 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, 171
Colonial Williamsburg had three buttons made with their logo, this is the largest. There is a rampant Lion on one side of the Shield and a rearing Horse on the other side.
Size is 7/8″ Price 1 to 12 @ .92 each, 13 to 144 @ .84 each, and .74 over a gross. Matching buttons: 171 & 172.