Vintage buttons are gold gilt with an embossed "P" encircled by a floral wreath motif. Decorative buttons have a French ambiance, but are made in the United States. The back of the button has the stamped letters "Waterbury Button Company, Conn.", a button company that was established in 1812 and made buttons for the Officers that sailed on the Titanic. There is a metal shank as well. Buttons measure 3/4th of an inch in diameter each. Excellent condition. Price is per button.