These are a truly beautiful pair of amethyst glass buttons with a delicate dusting of gilt. They are in the form of an attractive flower. The backs are plain, each with a central brass shank. These are stated to date from the Regency period. They are in excellent condition and show at their very best with light shining through them. They would be a delightful addition to any collection of special buttons. Diameter of each 1 ins (2.5cm). Weight of both 8 grams.