Beth Victorian gold gilt button ring

  • $ 60.00

This Victorian ‘Golden Age’ gold gilt button circa 1830-1850 now adorns a sterling plated pewter ring size 8. Our rings are designed with an open center to preserve the button's original shank.

*remember water is the only enemy of an antique button *

#tellyourownstory During the Dust Bowl of 1933 Beth Dreher of Lexington, Nebraska sold the gold gilt buttons from her grandmother's wedding gown to pay the back taxes on her family's corn farm.