List of raw materials used in button-making

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Please see external links for images of buttons (front & back) made from the material(s) in question. ("NBS name" refers to labelling used by the National Button Society, USA.)

Natural materials[edit]

animal-derived[edit]

seashells:
land shells:

plant-derived[edit]

rocks and minerals (or predominantly mineral-derived substances)[edit]

Synthetic materials[edit]

plastics[edit]

synthetic fibres[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l Button Country (2010). "Other Materials (Section 15)". Georgia, USA: buttoncountry.com. Retrieved 6 March 2010.  (To view reverse of button, hover mouse over image.)
  2. ^ Luscomb, Sally C. (2003). The Collector's Encyclopedia of Buttons, p.100. Atglen, PA: Schiffer. p. 242. ISBN 0-7643-1815-2. 
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  4. ^ Luscomb, Sally C. (2003). The Collector's Encyclopedia of Buttons, p.122. Atglen, PA: Schiffer. p. 242. ISBN 0-7643-1815-2. 
  5. ^ Gorski, Jill (2009-07-16). "Goodyear rubber buttons". Bead & button magazine. USA: Kalmbach. Retrieved 12 March 2010. 
  6. ^ Luscomb, Sally C. (2003). The Collector's Encyclopedia of Buttons, pp.170-171. Atglen, PA: Schiffer. p. 242. ISBN 0-7643-1815-2. 
  7. ^ Luscomb, Sally C. (2003). The Collector's Encyclopedia of Buttons, p.209-211. Atglen, PA: Schiffer. p. 242. ISBN 0-7643-1815-2. 
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  10. ^ Luscomb, Sally C. (2003). The Collector's Encyclopedia of Buttons, p.42-43. Atglen, PA: Schiffer. p. 242. ISBN 0-7643-1815-2. 
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  17. ^ Victoria & Albert museum. "Tin-glazed earthenware livery-button, ca 1651". V&A Jewellery collection. London, UK: V&A Images. Retrieved 10 March 2010. 
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  20. ^ a b Button Country (2010). "Synthetic Polymers (Section 12)". Georgia, USA: buttoncountry.com. Retrieved 6 March 2010.  (To view reverse of button, hover mouse over image.)
  21. ^ Howells, Jocelyn; Joan MacFarlane (no date given). National Button Society Section 9-A Synthetic Polymers Handbook. Nikki Deal. USA: National Button Society (USA). p. 40.  Check date values in: |date= (help)
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  25. ^ Morrell, George (2010). "1935 - Making Casein Buttons". Sampling One Hundred Years of Button Patents. Georgia, USA: Peach State Button Club. Retrieved 12 March 2010. 

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