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ANIMAL LIFE

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Deer Head Button with a Border of Thistles
- Scottish kilt or sporting button ?

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Cats Floating in a Shoe Buttons
- in tinted finishes and openwork

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Bamboo Animal & Other Buttons:
- Llama, Sculls, Cat, Rooster on top of Pig on top of Cow, Crab,
Sheep, Sea Turtle & Bulldogs, pyrography techniques


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Group of Animal Buttons:
- Bucking & Galloping Horses, made by Fredrick Welch for Wedgwood set in silver, signed: FAW SILVER
- Foil Horse paperweight, made by John Gooderham
- Seal head, torch worked glass by Jari Sheese
- Cats floating in a shoe, pierced & tinted brass
- Wild Cat, hand carved wood made in Thailand
- Year of the Dog Zodiac , bone set in wood
- Dog listening to gramophone, tooled brass by Kevin Kinne, signed: KK 2003
- Giraffe laying down, stamped & colored sued leather by Cathy Mayer, signed: CM
- Exotic goat, colored Burwood
- Giraffe walking, hand carved vegetable ivory


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Reptiles & Amphibian Buttons:
- Lizard with a long tail, stamped white metal
- Snake coiled around a structure, pierced white metal escutcheon over pearl
- Snake & crocodile fighting, pierced white metal
- Lizard on a fence with flowers, tinted & pierced brass
- Friendly Frog, ceramic, signed: CR 2000
- Turtle, Mexican (?) silver, back marked: 925


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Mammal Buttons:
- Roaring Lion heads, stamped brass
- Prancing Greyhound, brass escutcheon over casein
- Two (?) squirrels eating in a tree, enamel
- Cat sitting in a basket, stamped & tinted brass
- Monkey sitting on rocks, laser cut bamboo


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Animal Buttons:
- Realistic horse head, metal with a coating
- Realistic elephant walking, casein (?) plastic
- Two Bats, carved & stained wood
- Bull fighter with bulls border, copper on casein
- Cows with movable legs, plastic & rope
- Howling wolf or dog, carved casein


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Group of Mammal & Other Animal Buttons
- Kittens in a basket with twinkle border, NBS medium size
- Kangaroo, realistic carved pearl
- Cats, mice and a beach ball in incised & painted bone
- Cat head in white metal with the ears sticking above the border
- Camel in the desert, painted bone with a metal Bidri border
- Rams head, realistic casein with two shanks close together
- Smiling fox head, tinted brass head & border on bakelite
- Frog, x-large pottery


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Dandy Dog Buttons
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An Assortment of Animal Buttons
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Dog & Dog Head Buttons
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Dog Heads on Scrimshaw Plastic Buttons
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A Group of Cat and Kitten Buttons
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Animal Life Buttons:
- Snake & Alligator, pierced white metal
- Crab, 2-piece brass with Tole finish
- Realistic Dog head, carved bakelite
- Flying Birds, casein & imitation tortoise
- Parrots, brass over fabric set in metal
- Lizard, casein on octagonal brass
- Camel with man, colored composition


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Fabulous Creature Buttons:
- Wyvern, brass with Tole finish
- Chinese Dragon, silver with red enamel mouth
- Chinese Dragon, silver with Chinese verbal


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Animal Life Buttons:
- Sporting set of animals and birds, white metal shapes

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Large Lovely Lion Buttons:
- Sculptural Lion head with paste OME
- Lioness guarding her prey in pierced brass


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Many Trays of Animal Life Buttons

Animals - Scan A
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Animals - Scan C
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Animals - Scan D
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Animals - Scan E
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Animals - Scan G
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Animals - Scan H
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Animals - Scan J
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Animals - Scan K
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Animals - Scan L
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Animals - Scan M
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Animals - Scan N
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Animals - Scan P
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Animals - Scan R
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Animals - Scan S
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Animals - Scan T
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Animals - Scan TT
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Animals - Scan V
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Animals - Scan W
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