To order call    1.800.206.6544 (US / Canada)   +1.416.232.0376 (International).     $75 minimum order

Smoked Akoya Shell Buttons

These are 20-line buttons showing the front and back views.

See a button with a quarter for size comparison.

See our Smoked Akoya Shell Buttons on

Please note that this website is a massive legacy site without a shopping cart. We are in the process of migrating to our e-commerce website at

These shell buttons are made from saltwater mother of pearl.  They have two holes.  They have been smoked to make them darker.  They are sometimes called agoya shell buttons.

These are fashion quality buttons that are perfect for seamstresses, designers, dry cleaners, and a multitude of craft projects.

Order Code Description Inches Milimeters Price
R-385-20L 20-line Smoked Akoya Shell Buttons 0.492 12.5 Buy on
R-385-24L 24-line Smoked Akoya Shell Buttons 0.590 15.0
R-385-36L 36-line Smoked Akoya Shell Buttons NEW! 0.90 23.0
R-385-40L 40-line Smoked Akoya Shell Buttons NEW! 1 25.4
R-385-44L 44-line Smoked Akoya Shell Buttons NEW! 1.1 28


Genus and species: Pinctada fucata. Wild.


USFWS export permit is required for all shipments outside the USA.


These buttons are made from shells that are a by-product of the pearl industry.


For a complete listing of the shell buttons we offer, click HERE.


Made in South Korea