NEW YORK EXCELSIOR STATE JACKET BUTTON FROM GETTYSBURG

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Button was found east of the stone wall at the Wheatfield on the Gettysburg battlefield by local resident John Cullison, who excavated relics on the field from 1935-1959. Cullison sold his collection to the famed Gettysburg Rosensteel family, who held the primary collection of Gettysburg artifacts.

Button retains some of the gilt finish. Backmark illegible.  [WS]

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