Scientific name: Bubalus Bubalis
It is a natural material, made out of buffalo horns. In the ancient Middle East, it was the symbol for strength.
It is mostly selected by those brands, that want to qualify their garments using high quality natural materials.
The main source area is India, where buffalos are integrated part of rural Indian families sustenance.
In nature it exists in different colours.
Another horn quality used for button production is the African zebu’s, which is tipically white, instead of Indian buffalo horn, which is mainly black.