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WRBA (Western Regional Button Association)
WRBA (Western Regional Button Association)Wednesday, April 29th, 2020 at 4:06am
Silver button, Arts and Crafts style, back marked with a coronet and the acronym DSCG which stands for Duchess of Sutherland Cripples Guild, originally established in 1898 as the Newcastle Cripples Guild. (Reference: British Medical Journal article 9/21/1901; Duchess of Sutherland Lady Millicent Fanny St. Clair-Erskine, 20 October 1867 – 20 August 1955). The ceramic center is likely by Ruskin Pottery. Reference link: Copper buttons with the same back mark (
https://wrba.us/buttons/dscg-silver-with-ruskin-center/
WRBA (Western Regional Button Association)
WRBA (Western Regional Button Association)Tuesday, April 14th, 2020 at 11:52pm
Copper button with blue ceramic OME (other material embellishment).
https://wrba.us/buttons/copper-button-with-ceramic-embellishment/
WRBA (Western Regional Button Association)
WRBA (Western Regional Button Association)Friday, April 10th, 2020 at 9:25pm
Faceted sapphire glass, prong set.
https://wrba.us/buttons/saphiret/
WRBA (Western Regional Button Association)
WRBA (Western Regional Button Association)Thursday, April 9th, 2020 at 10:08pm
This event was cancelled.
WRBA (Western Regional Button Association)
WRBA (Western Regional Button Association)Monday, March 30th, 2020 at 8:10pm
This humble broken button allows an inside view of its construction. Two layers of cardboard to provide its thickness, and what appears to be a sheet metal in between for strength.
https://wrba.us/buttons/1-1-2-4-celluloid-tight-top-revealed/