Round Thistle button, 3/4". Cast Britannia Pewter. Available in packs of 4, 8 & 12. If you are Scottish I don't need to tell you what can be done with them. There is as good a button as can be made. If you are interested in purchasing bulk, please message us for pricing breaks.
We are a manufacturer of many things cast from Britannia, or some call it “Silver pewter.” There is a small amount of silver in it for strength. I like it because there are no harmful chemicals Britannia can be polished to a high polish close to a sterling silver appearance, or it can be brushed, patinaed, or highlighted with enamel. We use enamel paint or UV-activated paint. Acrylics are wonderful. It’s not possible to use the fired enamel process. The Britannia would melt.
Our metal comes from Bellmont metals, started in 1896 on Bellmont Ave Brooklyn, NY. The alloy we use (Britannia) is USDA approved for use in food proccing equipment.
I tell you upfront because I’m not selling you “Vintage, Antique buttons or bespoke items.” I can make as many of them as you want. I am selling modern reproductions or the best facsimile of ones that can’t be authenticated. Rogers Rangers 1755-1763 is an example. The buttons I hand make in the USA keep a high polish and are of different weights depending on their application. The metal we use is USDA approved for use in food proccing equipment. Traditional pewter has 90% tin and 10% other.
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Jan 24, 2023
Oct 17, 2022
Pleased with this unique Thistle button (the smallest). I'm still getting used to the size of mm. My mistake. It is a bit larger than I expected but I'm sure I can use it in a different project. Prompt shipping &+ carefully packaged. I'm always looking for something different in my designs. Thank you for your imagination!
Sep 22, 2022
Great quality buttons, just what I needed for a project in the works. Fast shipping. Very pleased.
Sep 20, 2022