Outstanding Antique Vintage Button Lot Maine Collector

This past summer I purchased an entire collection that belonged to a lady from Waldeboro, Maine. I sold some during the summer, but I won't live long enough to piece them out! This lady belonged to the Tri-County Button Club during the 1950's and 60's. is an 8" x 12" tray with a selection of her buttons - they are all in very antique or vintage and are all good - no junk ! The first photo shows an overall view. The rest of the pictures show a section at a time, from left to right, top to bottom. Buttons of note in the upper left are an early plastic extruded dotted with rhinestones - , measuring 1 3/8". Just beneath are two 1" black glass with terrific glittery luster, a glass horseshoe, and a wonderful carved and faceted mourning button. The next section contains carved shells, including a pair of moon and star. The right hand top includes china charmstring buttons, moonglows, and 4 china cameos. The left middle contains some wonderful lacy glass, black iridescents, and more carved black glass. The middle contains carved and cut to overlay celluloids, some compositions, and some calicos. The middle right side has a couple of enamelled brass, some large picture buttons, including flowers, birds, a Madame Butterfly, a nouveau design, a large daisy or sunflower, a Mohammad Fleeing Mecca, a pair of small Pierrot and Pierriette,

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