You get all 6 vintage cards, sewing materials with buttons and snaps attached as found. These are highly desirable cards and images with some condition issues on each card. They can be framed as is and used in your sewing or crafts room to make a beautiful display.
They are described below:
1--Gripper Blue card, Size 15, 6 snaps attached, great illustrations on the card which is a project of Scovill, with the "Good Housekeeping seal" at the bottom, marked 29 cents for the card. The back has more information on how to apply with illustrations, marked 1950, Oakville Company of Conn. Card is 4.5" wide x 6" high. Snaps are 1/4" diameter.
2--Starsnap,12 snaps sewn as found, the Perfect Dress Fastener, reg and pat. off. Made by Columbia Fastener co, size 2/0, Chicago, USA. The girl on the card is stunning! The back has all their line listed and illustrated. Card is 3.5" x 5". Snaps are 1/4
3--Washington Pearls, 2-hole buttons, 9 original on card as sewn, made in Iowa, printed on back with instructions, sizes and illustrations. Card is 2.5" x 4" . Buttons are 1/2" diameter. Card has some issues with creasing and folding at corners. does not distract from the charm of the piece.
4--Superbe Trade Mark, Fancy Buttons made and marked on bottom of card, "Astria" and approx. 1/2" diam. with shank on back. They are complete with all 12 buttons. Sewn on back as found. Card is 2" x 3".
5--"Miss America Pearls" by Harvey Chaimers and Sons, Inc., with great illustration of lady with flag draping her shoulders. Some discoloration on the card, all 12 buttons attached are 2-hole and 1/2" diameter approx. Card is 2.5" x 3.25"
6--Ultra Kraft card with young girl illustrated on front. The buttons are ridged in teal with 2 -hole design and the 12 buttons are stapled onto the card with mini staples. Buttons are over 1`/4" diameter. Card is 2.5" x 4".