US GENERAL SERVICE “EAGLE” COAT BUTTON FROM SHERFY FARM, GETTYSBURG

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Item Code: 532-188

Excavated “eagle” button in very good condition. Coat size with bent shank. Smooth brown patina with dirt nicely highlighting all details. Scoville backmark. Recovered from the Sherfy Farm property.

From the collection of Ron Miller, brother of noted Gettysburg relic hunter Ed Miller. Ron was born in Gettysburg and was a teacher by profession. He walked and hunted the surrounding farm fields his entire life in search of relics. He was a member of the Adams County Historical Society and the Lincoln Fellowship of Pennsylvania. [jet] [ph:L]

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