BYSON BUTTONS





PICTURES & STORIES

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An Unusual Picture button:
- "David & Goliath"

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People on Buttons:
- Older French white metal heads: young man wearing a hat, woman with flowing hair
- Mephisto in a square, stamped brass with cut-steel border
- Buster Brown & Tige, brass in a blued steel cup, NBS large


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People, Mythological People and other Picture Buttons:
- Theatrical clown serenading a woman on stage, white metal
- French Fops on a screen like background in white metal


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Group of Pictorial Buttons:
- "Automne" (Autumn) Woman in silver with gilded flowers
- Extra-large "Cymbal Dancer" woman and another dancing woman


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Handkerchief Corner buttons:
- NBS small size flower

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Buttons of Assorted Art Styles

Art Styles - Scan A
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Art Styles - Scan B
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Art Styles - Scan C
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Art Styles - Scan D
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Buttons with Fancy & Unusual Borders
Border Buttons - Scan A
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Card of Coin & Coin-like Buttons

Coin & Coin-like - Scan A
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Trays of LUCK:
- four leaf clovers, horseshoes, shamrocks, etc...
Clover & Shamrock Buttons - Scan 1
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Clover & Shamrock Buttons - Scan 2
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Trays of Musicians & Music Buttons:
Musicians & Music - Scan A
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Musicians & Music - Scan B
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Objects buttons: Music - Scan 3
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Card of Original Tint Buttons

Original Tints - Scan B
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Pictures, Stories & Fable Buttons

Men - Scan 1
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French Fops - Scan 4
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Clowns & Jesters - Scan 5
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Opera & Theater - Scan 6
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Screen backs - Scan 8
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Boys - Scan 9
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Girls - Scan 10
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Women - Scan 11
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Couples & Families - Scan 12
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Gnomes & Putti - Scan 13
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Fables - Scan 14
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Children's Stories - Scan 15
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Children & Babies - Scan 16
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Winged Creatures - Scan 17
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Cherubs & Cupids - Scan 18
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Mythological - Scan 19
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NBS Medium Size Picture Buttons - Scan 20
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NBS Small Size Picture Buttons - Scan B
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Kate Greenaway - Scan D
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Kate Greenaway - Scan E
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Click these links to see other picture button catagories:


animals Animals
buildings Architecture & Buildings
holiday&religious Holiday
moons&stars Moons & Stars
objects Objects
parisbacks Paris Backs
pastimes Pastimes
patterns Patterns
eople People: Heads, Fops, Asian, Egyptian
plantlife Plant Life
holiday&religious Religious
transportation Transportation




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