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These are some of the lots that were sold in our April 2017 auction.
(From the collection of Dolores Sanso, Mareece Gibbs, Marjorie Thwing and others)

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#1. Book: Button Collecting by Pauli Crummett

#4. Book: The Magic Land Of Kate Greenaway by Alice T. Tarbox

#5. Book: Maine Charm String by Elinor Graham

#6. Book: Hunting Buttons in VT by Minnie Staples Davis

#7. Book: A Few Buttons Missing by James T. Fisher M.D.

#9. Book: The American Historical Buttons by D.F. Johnson

#10. Set of 2 books: Uniform Buttons by D.F. Johnson

#15. Kit Hartshorn owl hanging

#16. Card of 5 Indian buttons

#28. Card of 51 inlay buttons

#32. One unusual celluloid button

#33. Card of 15 mostly ivoroid buttons

#34. One Weeber basket of fruit celluloid button

#35. Card of 40 mostly small ivoroid buttons

#36. Card of 20 celluloid buttons

#37. Card of 30 Victorian celluloid button

#38. Card of 45 celluloid buttons, many realistics, & some Weebers

#39. Box of the 7 Gods (celluloid)

#40. Card of 5 Arita buttons

#41. Card of 25 ceramic buttons, mostly Calkins

#42. Card of 4 ceramic pansy buttons plus fan

#43. Card of 24 Satsuma buttons

#44. One 18th century porcelain pin shank

#45. Card of 5 Satsuma buttons

#46. Small frame of 24 pin shank Norwalk Pottery buttons

#47. One large ceramic pansies button

#48. Extra large Jasperware ceramic button: 3 animals

#50. Five Jasperware bird buttons

#51. Card of 14 square black glass buttons with silver luster

#59. Two cards of black glass buttons (99 total)

#66. One black glass button: croquet mallets & wicket, interesting BM

#67. Card of 24 black glass buttons mostly with enamel paint

#69. Card of 21 black glass buttons: heads

#70. Card of 30 black glass buttons with enamel paint

#75. Card of 24 enamel buttons

#76. Little group of 30 mostly enamel buttons

#77. Medium enamel on silver, birds on branch at sunrise

#78. One Lowenstein enamel button: chimpanzee

#79. Card of 52 enamel buttons

#80. Card of 42 small enamel buttons

#82. Card of 12 fabric buttons

#83. Card of 32 enamel buttons

#85. Card of 3 wound thread buttons

#87. Card of 23 small wound thread buttons

#90. Two large velvet back buttons

#91. Four fabric/beaded buttons

#92. Two cards of fabric buttons (110 total)

#94. Card of 42 china calico buttons (brown)

#96. Card of 3 china buttons, inc. igloo

#97. Card of 42 china calico buttons