Sales Book Of Sample Buttons (France), late 18th–early 19th century
This is a Sales book of sample buttons. It is dated late 18th–early 19th century and we acquired it in 1921. Its medium is pinchbeck, gilded metal, metal foil, thread, paillettes (sequins); paper, woven fabric (cover). It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
Its dimensions are
H x W x D (showing 4 panels with buttons, fabric flap and straps): 49 x 70 x 3 cm (19 5/16 x 27 9/16 x 1 3/16 in.)