Object ID 003327
Object Name Synthetic Plastic Corp. Tony Buttons
Object Desc Tony style buttons. 7 rows of four buttons each. Variety of colors.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY002972
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Fashion Exhibit
Object Date 1920s
Start Year Range
End Year Range
Status On Exhibit
Object Keywords buttons,Synthetic Plastics Corp.,sewing,
Title Synthetic Plastic Corp. Tony Buttons
Description 7 rows of 4 buttons. Cost 25 cents/grid. White backsplash, with blue and red trip. Blue lettering. Grid for the buttons-used to orginize the buttons into neat shape.
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Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Place of Origin
Maker Synthetic Plastics Corp.
Maker Details Formed by Daniel Kasen in the late 1920s. Located at 461 Eight Avenue, New York. The company make buttons for the garment industry and game parts for the toy industry. Eventually added a record label under this corporation.
Date MAY 17,2015
Assessor Rachel Niswander
Notes Upper left corner is torn. Tear/worn edge near upper right corner. Pink marks near several of the buttons.