A Saphiret paste (Rhinestones) on metal button. Presented by Antique & Vintage Collectable Buttons on FACEBOOK. #buttonlovers Saphiret is an early glass used in jewelry making and was made during the late 1800s to mid 1900s. It was made in various countries, including Czechoslovakia and Germany during the mid 19th century. The glass was made by adding real gold to sapphire colored molten glass.
18th Century Triple Cape Coat This is the standard version of the 'Triple cape Coat' made in a good quality brown overcoating wool, the coat features Gauntlet style button through cuffs and Brass buttons are used throughout, fully lined in a polished cotton. The rear of the coat has a beautiful long pocket feature with 14 buttons fitted to the rear! Copied from an original that was restored for a Museum client. CT9002
Circa 1880 Dress. Chocolate brown silk polonaise bodice dips at the sides to drape and form back bustle. Ten crochet ball buttons, embroidered lace cuffs, tan cotton lining. Cream silk twill skirt with tiny brown floral print, square insert in back of solid brown and bustle ties.