BYSON BUTTONS





PEARL

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18th & 19th Century Pearl Buttons
Scan - N1:


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Pretty Pearl & Shell Buttons
Scan - N22:


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Pearl & Shell Buttons:
- Eiffel Tower, engraved & painted pearl medium size
- Vintage Native American Zuni Sun symbol, pearl & gemstones set in silver
- Abalone background set in pierced metal with paste OME
- Young Neptune (?) with trident sitting on a sea creature, brass escutcheon over abalone


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Pretty Pearl & Shell buttons:
- Carved horse shoe buttons
- Lizard, carved & tinted shell button
- Op art modern carved and inked buttons
- Brass fly over MOP button
- Heron, pearl set in metal/background button
Soaring eagle over waves, silvered brass on pearl button
- Plant leaf pattern, pearl set in metal/background button


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Mother-of-pearl Buttons:
- 18th c. pearls with paste centers

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Transfer on Pearl buttons:
- Tiger head, two hole sew-thru
- Butterfly & Flowers, 4 hole sew-thru
- Insects, two hole sew-thrus


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Cards of Pearl & Shell buttons
some from the collection of John Whiteford:

Pearl Buttons - Scan A
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Pearl Buttons - Scan B
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Pearl Buttons - Scan C
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Pearl Buttons - Scan D
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Pearl Buttons - Scan E
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Pearl Buttons - Scan F
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Pearl Buttons - Scan J
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Pearl Buttons - Scan K
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Pearl Buttons - Scan L
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Pearl Buttons - Scan M
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Pearl Buttons - Scan N
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Pearl Buttons - Scan O
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Bethlehem Pearl Buttons - Scan 1
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