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Casein & Celluloid buttons:
- NBS large plaid casein button
- Three-hole red and grey celluloid tight top button
- Extra large Asian woman head with lots of hair, painted celluloid button
- 3-D black and white casein laminated block with club card suit symbol button
- NBS large casein button of art deco leaves


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Extra-large Plastic Buttons:
- Op Art design on painted casein
- Transferred Rose on black plastic


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Group of Fun Plastic Buttons:
- Feathers in Nylon ? with Design In Plastic details
- Large size Bakelite whistle-hole shapes


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Some Pretty Unusual Plastic Buttons:
- Extra-large pierced casein Flowers, possibly by Scemama
- Extra-large pierced casein Leaves, possibly by Scemama


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Paper Inside Plastic Cylinder Buttons:
- great couture shape

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Polyester Glows Plastic Buttons - Scan A
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Funky French Plastic Buttons - Scan B2
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Funky French Plastic Buttons - Scan B3
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Tray of Rhodoid "Lea Stein" Buttons

Rhodoid Buttons - Scan DD
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Rhodoid Buttons - Scan D2
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Cellulose acetate laminated into multiple layers and then cut
to reveal the colors. Made to look like and compete with formica,
c.1950's - 70's. **Same plastic and designs as in Lea Stein jewelry.**
National Button Society Section 9-A Synthetic Polymers Handbook - p.15.






Cards of Assorted Plastic Buttons
Acrylic & Other Plastic Buttons - Scan 3A
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Plastic Acrylic & Lucite buttons - Scan 4
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Plastic Imitation Tortoise buttons - Scan 4A
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Plastics & Junque Buttons - Scan 6
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Vintage Plastic Buttons - Scan 9
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ARTID Buttons from England!

Artid Plastic Buttons - Scan 7
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Artid Plastic Buttons - Scan 7A
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ARTID buttons are made from melamine-like plastic,
imitating carved ivory. c. 1947 - 1970's. Similar to BBB-p.68#9.
Backmark: "ARTID, Made in England".
Priced next to each button in dollars.
Ruler at bottom of scan for measuring.
Ask about what is still available.






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