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H5052-16 Button sample card (1 of 17), part of collection, plastic / cardboard / textile, made by General Plastics Ltd, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, c. 1950. Click to enlarge.

Button sample card

Made
Buttons (13), mounted on card, plain moulded, General Plastics Limited. Card marked, "Article X148 / Size 26 30 36 45", "BOIL PROOF". Four buttons mounted on fabric on the card (no.121), nine mounted directly on the card (no.s 155, 165, 138 / 103, 169, 137 / 123, 150, 158).

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Summary

Object No.

H5052-16

Object Statement

Button sample card (1 of 17), part of collection, plastic / cardboard / textile, made by General Plastics Ltd, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, c. 1950

Physical Description

Buttons (13), mounted on card, plain moulded, General Plastics Limited. Card marked, "Article X148 / Size 26 30 36 45", "BOIL PROOF". Four buttons mounted on fabric on the card (no.121), nine mounted directly on the card (no.s 155, 165, 138 / 103, 169, 137 / 123, 150, 158).

Marks

Recto, on card, 'Article 3955 X148 / SIZE 26 30 36 45'
Verso, handwritten, 'Plain moulded'

Production

Notes

Made by General Plastics Limited

Cite this Object

Harvard

Button sample card 2022, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 27 January 2023, <https://ma.as/241728>

Wikipedia

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