VIRGINIA STATE MILITIA BUTTON, 1850’S-1860

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Item Code: 2-607

Coat size (22.5 mm) convex, two piece construction.  A product of Scovill Manufacturing Company and marked for the firm of CANFIELD BROTHERS & CO. BALTIMORE in raised lettering within a depressed channel on the reverse side. This example has a straight shank, but a very small ding or dot mark located on the face side near the shoulders of the figure of “VIRTUS”. A nice non-excavated example of a common type found on Civil War sites.

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