Large Sea Washed Welsh Slate buttons

Large Sea Washed Welsh Slate buttons

Large Sea Washed Welsh Slate buttons

£1.50

Sea Washed Welsh Slate Button

These buttons come from an area where the slates were loaded onto ships after being quarried in Snowdonia.  Buttons are carefully selected from fragments that have washed again and  again against the sea wall till the edges are smooth and the slate has a subtle patina.

Large  buttons  are approximately  2.75 -3.5 inches7cm - 9cm wide and will vary from the photo

The line against which the button is lying in the photograph is 3inches or 7.5 cm