the Keep Homestead Museum and view the one of the largest collections of Antique
and Vintage Buttons on display in the Northeast
buttons are exhibited on a rotating basis, but on permanent display is the fantastic
collection of Mosaic Buttons. They depict flowers, birds, animals, people, common
buildings and not-so-common building scenes.
along with the Mosaic Buttons, are buttons from the Art Nouveau era. There are
Gibson Girl Buttons, Enamels and Gay Nineties Buttons as well as Opera Buttons,
Storybook Buttons and other Figural Buttons manufactured during this time period.
there are buttons of Historical Significance, Military, Political and Colonial
Buttons. This only a sampling of what you can expect to see when you visit Myra's
Button room at the Keep Homestead Museum (KHM).
are other types of buttons in the collection:
only partially describes the vast collection of buttons here at the museum,
but seeing is believing, so come and visit us at the KHM in Monson, MA
below to visit the Featured Buttons: