This is a listing for antique mother of pearl 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 14 buttons with your order. Ten will be gray mother of pearl and 4 will be the brown (not mother of pearl) as shown in the picture.
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 3/8". 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.