Button

Button
Title
Button
Date 
1860-1865
Medium 
Brass
Dimensions 
Overall: 1/2 x 3/4 in. ( 1.3 x 1.9 cm )
Description 
Brass coat button; in center is female figure holding spear, and standing over a prostrate body.
Object Number 
INV.8753
Marks 
stamped: front, inside banner: "SIC SEMPER TYRANNIS"; back: "EXTRA/QUALITY"
Gallery Label 
This button was worn on the unifrom coat of a Virginia soldier serving n the Confederate Army during the Civil War.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group