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Polymer Buttons:
- Bakelite realistic flower
- Jelly Belly fish
- Design In Plastic (DIP) real flowers & leaves in acrylic oval shapes
- Acrylic reverse-carved & painted floral design

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Synthetic Polymer Buttons:
- Turn again design by Scemama?, NBS large size
- Flowers and leaves, openwork by Scemama?, NBS large size
- Leaves with an interrupted border by Scemama?, openwork, NBS large size
- Egyptian Scarab by Henri Hamm, openwork, NBS large size

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Plastic Synthetic Polymer Buttons:
- Realistic radish, painted heavy celluloid, NBS large size
- Realistic Houses, carved casein, NBS medium size
- Four Moths facing in 4 directions, celluloid, NBS xtra large size

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Black Bakelite & Casein Buttons:
- Exploding cannon ball, yellow metal on casein, NBS large size
- Man running with knife, brass on casein, NBS medium size
- Bull fighter with bulls border, copper on bakelite, NBS large size
- Sailboat, brass on bakelite, NBS large size
- Fox head, brass on bakelite, NBS large size

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Group of Fun Plastic Buttons:
- Feathers in Nylon ? with Design In Plastic details

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Acrylic Shot Buttons
Scan - N97:

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Funky French Couture Buttons
Scan - N167:

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Funky French Couture Buttons
Scan - N338:

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Lea Stein Rhodoid Plastic Buttons:
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.

Lea Stein Rhodoid Buttons
Scan - N119:

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Lea Stein Rhodoid Buttons
Scan - N168:

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Plastic Buttons: Polyester Glows
Scan - N269:

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Plastic Buttons: Artids
Scan - N335:

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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.

Plastic Buttons: Junque etc...
Scan - N337:

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