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Two hole, Antique Mother of Pearl buttons on original card. Made Circa 1900 to 1914. Prior to WW1 in Austria. This Button card has 1 gross buttons hand sewn onto a card. 1 gross = 12 dozen or 144 buttons. This was how they were sold to garment makers at that time.
Price of $80 a card equals $6.68 a dozen or .55 per button. A pretty good deal!
Almost 3/8" wide - perfect size for Daygowns and small dresses or shirts. Very nice Buttons. My supply of antique buttons are limited.