Sharing New Finds

June 2017 New Finds

Here are some interesting finds from our June Meeting.
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A. Paste button.
B. Celluloid dress decoration.
C. Celluloid buttons and buckle set imitating coral.
D. Metal British Sporting Button circa 1850's-60's.
E. Metal Landico button.
F. Green buttons with shank, possibly wood.

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May 2017 New Finds

Here are some interesting finds from our May Meeting.
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A. Metal Livery button with elephant.
B. Metal twin crest with Hand of Ulster.
C. Yellow Guilloche Birmingham JA&S Buttons 1938, Brooch 1939.
D. Green Guilloche Birmingham JA&S Buttons 1888.

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April 2017 New Finds

Here are some interesting finds from our April Meeting.
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A. A Sparkly Button Card, put together by one of our Junior members.
B. Silver Art Nouveau button of a woman's head.
C. White glass gumnut button.

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February 2016 Finds

Here are some interesting finds from our February Meeting.
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A. Victorian Picture button and celluloid button.
B. Victorian enamel pansy button.
C. Clay-fired buttons, created by owners Granddaughter.
D. Middle button - Paul and Virginia Opera by Victor Masse
(The other two buttons are unidentified and would appreciate any help in
identifying them.)
E. Royal Observer Corps Button (ROC)

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November 2016 Finds

Here are some interesting finds from our November Meeting.
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A. Set of buttons, pewter set in stone with a pheasant design.
B. Original card of Anchor dress ornaments.
C. Wooden Ugg Boot buttons.
D. Carved horn turtle button.

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October 2016 Finds

Here are some interesting finds from our Octobers Meeting.
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A. Diamond Z Button circa 1990.
B. Set of Placket buttons for bustles.

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September 2016 Finds

Here are some interesting finds from our September Meeting.
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A. Gentleman’s vintage sewing kit.
B. Bicentennial American Independence 1776-1976 - Button by La Mode
C. Australian Forces Button with a 'Rising Sun over a Kings Crown'.
D. Pansy button.

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August 2016 Finds

Here are some interesting finds from our August Meeting.
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A. Pair of crochet buttons complete with button holes.
B. Boxed set of Japanese Arita porcelain buttons.
C. Another set of Japanese Arita porcelain buttons.

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June 2016 Finds

Here are some interesting finds from our June Meeting.
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A. Three Australian Kookaburra Buttons, various materials.
B. Handkerchief Corner Button - late 1800's.
C. Red plastic and mother of pearl button oriental design.
D. Traditional Croatian National costume button - 1800's silver gilt.
E. Buttons created on a 3D printer, engraved with owner's name.

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May 2016 Finds

Here are some interesting finds from our May Meeting.
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A. Huntley & Palmers Ginger Nuts Button mounted on a 1917 penny.
B. Brass Melbourne Fire Brigade Button made by Stokes and Sons of Ringwood.
C. NSW Military Forces Button made in England by Stokes and Martin.
D. Inter Mercantile Marine Co Button (White Star Line Shipping).

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