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Posted 2 years ago

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I found these buttons when my Mother passed away thirty years ago. I don't recall her ever talking about the buttons.I wonder if they are military from days of old? Perhaps even English?

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  1. PegsButtons PegsButtons, 2 years ago
    no they are not military buttons..pictured in the big book of buttons..titled Weapons and Helmet with border decorated with screw heads
  2. scottvez scottvez, 2 years ago
    Agree-- not military buttons.

    scott
  3. butnl8ty, 2 years ago
    Brass buttons like these were popular during the Victorian era. They embellished and decorated womens clothing, or served as fasteners for men's vests. These might be a family heirloom.

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