Winning Bid: $1,700
A Very Rare 18th Century Under Glass Button:
One large size rare French Revolution Caricature under glass.
This button from a larger set like many 18th century buttons is quite are and caricature and satire, :”Three Heads Under the Same Cap” from the French revolution 1789. The art medium is an ink on paper and hand colored in a beautiful array of colors and very detailed. Set under glass with a copper rim and tin back.
Issued: DIVISION 1=PRE 1918 AND DIVISION 3 IS AFTER 1918
Dimensions: SM=Less than 3/4″, Medium=3/4″ to 1 1/4″. Large=1 1/4″ and above, extra large=1 3/4″ and above
Unless otherwise noted we find no significant condition concerns except for normal age related wear for the age of these items.