Embroideries, Costume, Textiles, Lace & Fans, Bonhmas, Knowle, 26th July
In the September issue of H&A
, out 3rd August, we delve into the fascinating social history of buttons. Some fine examples come up for sale in this auction, including these beautiful mother-of-pearl buttons, pictured, which are expected to fetch £100-£200 for the set. Lots also include lace, bobbins, sewing tools, shoe buckles, painted fans, costumes, embroideries and textiles.
020 7447 7447; bonhams.com