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    Posted 8 years ago

    pschroed
    (2 items)

    I found this in a box of items from my 94 yr old Aunt and have no idea what it is... It kind of reminds me of a button, since it's the right size. I'm really stumped- any clues? Thanks

    Regards,
    Pam

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    Comments

    1. Buttonista, 8 years ago
      It's a coat/cape clasp. It would normally have a identical piece on the other side but with a hook that fits into the loop part. Does that make sense? It appears to be carved Bakelite from the 1940's! Nice!
    2. pschroed, 8 years ago
      Hi Buttonista,

      Thanks so much for your helpful comments and solving this mystery for me. I loved looking at your gorgeous buttons and will definitely be on the lookout for neat buttons in the future. Take care
      Regards,
      Pam

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