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DUG EARLY US EAGLE COAT BUTTON

DUG EARLY US EAGLE COAT BUTTON

Albert’s # 38AI BM: “Crumpton”. No gilt; backmark difficult to read. Circa 1815 - 1821. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE… (173-561). Learn More »

VIRGINIA STAFF OFFICER’S BUTTON

VIRGINIA STAFF OFFICER’S BUTTON

Albert’s VA20C. Coat size. BM: “HORSTMANN & CO. / NY & PHI.”  VF condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE… (801-280). Learn More »

SOUTH CAROLINA STATE SEAL BUTTON

SOUTH CAROLINA STATE SEAL BUTTON

Albert’s SC15A. Coat size. BM: H – T & B / MANCHESTER”. Shank with slight push. VF+ condition face. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR… (801-281). Learn More »

ALABAMA VOLUNTEER CORPS BUTTON

ALABAMA VOLUNTEER CORPS BUTTON

Albert’s AB2A. BM: “D. EVANS & CO. / ATTLEBORO . MASS”. Coat size. Superb condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE… (801-288). Learn More »

DUG CONFEDERATE BLOCK “A” BUTTON

DUG CONFEDERATE BLOCK “A” BUTTON

Coat sized button with a face that consists of a large block letter “A” on a plain field. Rim of face is slightly raised. There is no gilt left on the button and the face has turned dark from… (348-53). Learn More »

1830-1840 STAFF OFFICER COAT BUTTON

1830-1840 STAFF OFFICER COAT BUTTON

(TICE GS240A3 / ALBERTS GS21) This item is a very nice conditioned non-dug Army General Staff Officer’s coat button. The number of arrows being held by the eagle varies. On this button the eagle… (286-174). Learn More »

BRITISH MANUFACTURED NON-DUG CONFEDERATE BLOCK “A” BUTTON

BRITISH MANUFACTURED NON-DUG CONFEDERATE BLOCK “A” BUTTON

(TICE CSA200A / ALBERT CS101). Coat sized button with a face that consists of a large block letter “A” on a plain field. Rim of face is slightly raised. There is some wear to the gilt of the face… (127-2147). Learn More »

VIRGINIA STATE SEAL COAT SIZE BUTTON

VIRGINIA STATE SEAL COAT SIZE BUTTON

Alberts VA7A4. BM: * W.H. SMITH & CO. / NEW YORK”. (rmdc). VF condition. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED… (830-04). Learn More »

US NAVY BUTTON C. 1802-20 PERIOD

US NAVY BUTTON C. 1802-20 PERIOD

Alberts NA57B. One piece button. BM: TREBLE GILT/ORANGE. Superb condition! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH… (622-196). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE STAFF CUFF BUTTON

CONFEDERATE STAFF CUFF BUTTON

Convex, two piece button. Eagle on lined field with 11 stars. Very good condition. Shank present. BM obscured. Tice's CS210As1, Albert's CS36Av. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH… (622-39). Learn More »

$1,150.00
Originally $1,250.00

CONFEDERATE NAVY CUFF BUTTON

CONFEDERATE NAVY CUFF BUTTON

Excellent condition, convex, two piece button. Rope border, naval device at center on lined field; below are letters "C . N". Beautiful, bright gilt. Shank present. BM: Courtney &… (622-37). Learn More »

$625.00
Originally $675.00

EXCAVATED SILVER PLATED VIRGINIA BUTTON

EXCAVATED SILVER PLATED VIRGINIA BUTTON

High convex coat sized button, depicts Virginia state seal, Virtus slaying the tyrant with sword up, intended for Virginia troops. Backmark not legible. Small amount of silver showing through dark… (127-1681). Learn More »

EXCAVATED FEDERAL CAVALRY BUTTON, CV1

EXCAVATED FEDERAL CAVALRY BUTTON, CV1

Button depicts eagle facing right with "C" in the shield, generally for cavalry officers.  Two part convex button, coat size. Backmark partially legible, appears to read "HORSTMANN & ALLIEN /… (127-1596). Learn More »

EXCAVATED CONFEDERATE INFANTRY SCRIPT ‘I’ BUTTON, CS177

EXCAVATED CONFEDERATE INFANTRY SCRIPT ‘I’ BUTTON, CS177

Two part convex button, coat size. Button depicts script style "I", intended for Confederate infantry troops, manufactured in England and smuggled through the blockade.  Backmark: blank with no… (127-1597). Learn More »

EXCAVATED FEDERAL ENGINEER’S BUTTON, EG6

EXCAVATED FEDERAL ENGINEER’S BUTTON, EG6

Two part low convex coat button. Button depicts eagle with banner with motto, "Essayons", fortifications, and rising sun, intended for officers of the engineer corps.  Backmark no longer… (127-1604). Learn More »

PROVIDENCE MARINE CORPS OF ARTILLERY COAT BUTTON [RHODE ISLAND]

PROVIDENCE MARINE CORPS OF ARTILLERY COAT BUTTON [RHODE ISLAND]

Two piece, convex coat size button. BM:   " * R & W. ROBINSON */ EXTRA RICH " dm with two inner and one outer rings.  Manufactured between 1838-1848. Fne condition, nice bright gilt… (622-88). Learn More »

$200.00
Originally $225.00

THREE PIECE STATE OF MAINE COAT BUTTON

THREE PIECE STATE OF MAINE COAT BUTTON

This button is listed in Tice as ME200A2 and in Albert’s as ME1. The button face shows the arms for the State of Maine with the motto “DIRIGO” above and “MAINE” below on a lined field. The… (M22906). Learn More »

THREE PIECE STATE OF MAINE COAT BUTTON

THREE PIECE STATE OF MAINE COAT BUTTON

This button is listed in Tice as ME200A2 and in Albert’s as ME1. The button face shows the arms for the State of Maine with the motto “DIRIGO” above and “MAINE” below on a lined field. The… (M22904). Learn More »

VIRGINIA STATE MILITIA BUTTON, 1850’S-1860

VIRGINIA STATE MILITIA BUTTON, 1850’S-1860

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… (2-607). Learn More »

ONE PIECE MASSACHUSETTS MILITIA BUTTON

ONE PIECE MASSACHUSETTS MILITIA BUTTON

These buttons were produced in the early 19th Century. This one is listed in Tice as MS036A4 and in Albert as MS19. The flat face of the button has a lined field with a standing Indian holding an… (M22910). Learn More »

COLLECTION OF 22 LATE 18TH CENTURY/ EARLY 19TH BUTTONS

COLLECTION OF 22 LATE 18TH CENTURY/ EARLY 19TH BUTTONS

Various size (13 Coat & 9 Cuff) excavated pewter/ tombac & brass plain face civilian clothing buttons. Three are of brass and have their shanks; one is back marked with “Double Gilt No 2”.… (30-1712). Learn More »

ENGLISH MADE CONFEDERATE CAVALRY BUTTON

ENGLISH MADE CONFEDERATE CAVALRY BUTTON

(Tice  CSC203,  Albert’s CS127) Button has lined Roman “C” on a plain background. Brass back is marked “SUPERIOR QUALITY.” Face and shank are in very good condition. Approx. 23mm in… (7-3451). Learn More »

CAST CONFEDERATE MADE INFANTRY “I” BUTTON

CAST CONFEDERATE MADE INFANTRY “I” BUTTON

(Tice CSI 277, Albert’s Not listed) Non-dug example has plain Roman “I” on a plain field. White metal cast with integral shank and blank back. Button is of one piece. 22mm in size. Button does… (7-3447). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE MADE INFANTRY “I” BUTTON

CONFEDERATE MADE INFANTRY “I” BUTTON

(Tice CSI 243, Albert’s CS 182) Non-dug example has plain Roman “I” on a plain field. Brass back has continuous inner ring and an outer ring of dots. Button is of two piece construction with… (7-3444). Learn More »

ENGLISH MADE CONFEDERATE STAFF OFFICER’S BUTTON

ENGLISH MADE CONFEDERATE STAFF OFFICER’S BUTTON

(Tice CS 205AM1    Albert’s CS 5) Non-dug example has droop-winged eagle at center surrounded by 5-pointed stars. Brass back has depressed mark that reads S & K/RIEVT’D & SOLDER’D… (7-3458). Learn More »

ENGLISH MADE CONFEDERATE STAFF OFFICER’S BUTTON

ENGLISH MADE CONFEDERATE STAFF OFFICER’S BUTTON

(Tice CS 205AM1, Albert’s CS 5) Non-dug example has droop-winged eagle at center surrounded by 5-pointed stars. Brass back has depressed mark that reads S & K/RIEVT’D & SOLDER’D with… (7-3459). Learn More »

NEW YORK NATIONAL GUARD BUTTON

NEW YORK NATIONAL GUARD BUTTON

NY17 in Albert’s button book.  Beautiful button.  “EXCELSIOR” above “Columbia” style New York flying eagle.  A patriotic shield suspended from its beak.  First issued by the elite 7th… (M15835). Learn More »

REGIMENT OF RIFLEMEN BUTTON

REGIMENT OF RIFLEMEN BUTTON

One piece button.  Shank missing, blank back.  Albert's# RF3A1.  Uneven bronze patina.  20mm. (622-99). Learn More »

BUTTON STORAGE CASE

BUTTON STORAGE CASE

Storage case holds 36 buttons. (ST500004). Learn More »

FIRST REGIMENT OF RIFLEMEN BUTTON, RF6A

FIRST REGIMENT OF RIFLEMEN BUTTON, RF6A

Armitage/Philadelphia RD. As listed. Seldom seen. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR LAYAWAY PROGRAM. FOR… (127-927). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR U.S. INFANTRY OFFICER'S CUFF BUTTON (GI)

CIVIL WAR U.S. INFANTRY OFFICER'S CUFF BUTTON (GI)

In the 1880 most army units had buttons with a distinctive design. In 1821 officials decided to use a button showing an eagle over a shield with a simple letter I on the shield. Enlisted men used the… (M17527). Learn More »

EXCAVATED SOUTH CAROLINA LOCAL BUTTON, SC20A

EXCAVATED SOUTH CAROLINA LOCAL BUTTON, SC20A

Excavated South Carolina Confederate Local Button SC20A. The word in the motto is misspelled "OPIRUSQUE". Backmark: "W. Wildt & Son" rmdc 23mm. Shank possibly replaced. Smooth brown patina.… (127-1027). Learn More »


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EARLY NINETEENTH CENTURY PIPE TOMAHAWK BY NEW YORK CITY MAKER J. ROSE & SON

Exceptional example. Harold Peterson lists J. Rose & Son NYC as making 36 tomahawks for the Office of Indian Affairs in 1806 at a prices ranging from 50 to 90 cents each. It is possible this tomahawk is one of the 36. Very little is known about… (30-1970). Learn More »

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