These uniform buttons were sewn to a piece of velvet and mounted to a piece of cardboard. There are Army, Navy American Legion and railroad buttons here. My favorites were the Confederate Army Infantry and Artillery buttons circa 1860-65:
These buttons are just plain fun! I see a Bakelite “cookie” button as well as extruded rods, colored glass and plastics. Cool design, too!
Last, but not least, are these small metal buttons. There are pewter, brass, white and yellow metals. I see Twinkles and cut steels as well!
I am saving the best for my last post of Barbara’s buttons tomorrow. You will be impressed! Don’t miss it!