This is a listing for antique shoe buttons and are in pristine condition having never been used. These buttons can be used for teddy bear eyes, making jewelry, etc. You will receive 12 buttons with your order. These are hard to describe, the material seems to be a hard plastic material.
If you order a gross, which is 144 buttons, the manufacturer's box will be sent with your order. Let me know if you want a gross and I can create a listing for you to purchase.
It is uncertain who manufactured these buttons, but they were distributed by Griess, Pfleger and Company from Cincinnati, Ohio. The diameter of these buttons is approximately 7/16". They are from the Victorian (1880 - 1900) Era and have a metal shank.
Shown are a couple examples of jewelry you can make. Jewelry not included.