Beth Dreher earrings

  • $ 125.00

These antique French stamped brass Sedge buttons with original hand faceted cut steel point centers will be worn and enjoyed once again this time as amazing light weight earrings! Our buttons are always set in open back settings to preserve their original shanks.

earring length 1 1/2 inches

button pendant 3/4 inch

gold filled wires

*remove antique button jewelry before entering water*

#tellyourownstory During the Dust Bowl of 1933 Beth Dreher of Lexington, Nebraska sold the 44 French Sedge brass and cut steel buttons from her grandmother's wedding gown to pay the back taxes on her family's corn farm. The Sedge plant symbolizes wisdom and knowledge.