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Handmade Antique Button Jewelry - Victorian Button Ring - Silver Sun Flower - Adjustable - circa 1860-1910

This Victorian style antique button ring is made with a genuine antique button set on a silver plated filigree ring. This button has a classic design with multiple layers. I work with buttons dating mostly between 1860 - 1910. Many of the buttons I work with like the one in this ring come from ladies dresses passed from dress to dress, mother to daughter, to you.

ABOUT THE DESIGN
Fashion and Jewelry designs of the early Victorian era reflected the romantic notions of the young queen’s courtship and marriage. Love tokens, travel charms and other symbol-laden, sentiment-infused jewelry was popular from 1830 to the turn of the century. Innovations in production methods in the 1800s popularized steel picture buttons, used on women and children’s clothing from the 1860s into the Edwardian era. Victorian pictures buttons, often with multiple layers, featured detailed botanical designs and scenes from Classical art and European fairytales. Highly valued, buttons were often transferred from garment to garment as dresses were re-cut to meet changing fashion trends.

MATERIALS & MEASUREMENTS:
* This is a wonderfully sturdy adjustable ring that fits from just below a 6 to above an 11.
* The ends are rounded, so this is a comfortable adjustable ring.
* The button is about 3/4" across.
* The fourth photo shows an assortment of antique buttons from my collection and a late Victorian photo for historical context.
*All items come in a gift box

Compass Rose Design revives historic heirlooms into wearable art. Everything in our shop is handmade in our studio just north of San Francisco, California.

SEE MORE:
See the entire Compass Rose Design Jewelry Collection:
http://www.compassrosedesign.etsy.com

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Steampunk Rings:
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Antique Button Rings:
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Bracelets, Pins, Watches:
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ORDERING WITH COMPASS ROSE DESIGN:
As artists of handcrafted goods, we stand by our work – but we go a step further with our no-hassle exchange/return policy. Please read our shop policies for all the details if you have questions BEFORE purchase. Contact us with any questions or if you’d like priority shipping or insurance, as these are not included with regular shipping prices. Remember there is sometimes natural variation in hues or loving wear that accompanies the genuine antique items we work with. Thank you for supporting handmade!

ABOUT COMPASS ROSE DESIGN:
Compass Rose Design Jewelry is a tiny, woman-owned family business based just north of San Francisco, California. Founder, Creek Van Houten, is a 3rd generation maker of recycled jewelry and art.

All designs, text, & photos copyright © Compass Rose Design Jewelry.
http://www.compassrosedesign.etsy.com
Consignment and Wholesale available - just ask!
Convo me with any questions :)
Creek Van Houten
Johnny Van Houten

Victorian Button Ring - Silver Sun Flower - Antique Button Ring - Adjustable - 1860-1910

Overview

  • Handmade item
  • Materials: antique button ring, victorian button, vintage button, collectible heirloom, adjustable ring, filigree, ring, victorian style ring, antique button
  • Feedback: 771 reviews
  • Ships worldwide from California, United States
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