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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
Extra-large Plastic Buttons:
- Op Art design on painted casein
- Transferred Rose on black plastic
Group of Fun Plastic Buttons:
- Feathers in Nylon ? with Design In Plastic details
- Large size Bakelite whistle-hole shapes
Some Pretty Unusual Plastic Buttons:
- Extra-large pierced casein Flowers, possibly by Scemama
- Extra-large pierced casein Leaves, possibly by Scemama
Paper Inside Plastic Cylinder Buttons:
- great couture shape
Polyester Glows Plastic Buttons - Scan A
Funky French Plastic Buttons - Scan B
Funky French Plastic Buttons - Scan B2
Funky French Plastic Buttons - Scan B3
Funky French & Other Plastic Buttons - Scan CD
Tray of Rhodoid "Lea Stein" Buttons
Rhodoid Buttons - Scan DD
Rhodoid Buttons - Scan D2
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
Plastic Acrylic & Lucite buttons - Scan 4
Plastic Imitation Tortoise buttons - Scan 4A
Plastic Acrylic & Lucite buttons - Scan 4B
Plastics & Junque Buttons - Scan 6
Vintage Plastic Buttons - Scan 9
ARTID Buttons from England!
Artid Plastic Buttons - Scan 7
Artid Plastic Buttons - Scan 7A
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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Celluloid & Ivoroid
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