Antique Ruby Glass Button Gilt Trim Boteh Pattern c1900
By far, one of the most popular types of collectible buttons, the red ruby glass button. They were most popular about the same time ruby flash pressed glass enjoyed its popularity, c1880-1910. The most desirable ruby glass buttons are those with gilt incised decoration. Difficult to find any in perfect condition, as the gilt usually gets rubbed away. We’re happy to be able to offer you this lovely example ~ 5/8”. The pattern is a flower whose petals are boteh-shaped, the shape found in early paisleys. In beautiful condition. Self shank. Free USA shipping via USPS.