From Ati: The farmhouse on the button and purse is where I grew up .
You will wonder why the cows and the tulips are on the purse?
The iron cows and the iron tulips are on the gate near the road. The cows left and right on a stone post and the tulips on the top of the gate. It tells the history of the farm which was build in 1895 on the same place as the family farm before, which was partly from wood an a hundred years older, about 1750.
The new house in 1895 is made from bricks.
Thanks Ati for this history... Button is boxed and ready to go.
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