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Button

Button
Title
Button
Date 
1820-1830
Medium 
Brass
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 in. ( 2.5 cm )
Description 
Brass button; stamped eagle perched atop cannon in center front, inside roped border; stamped mark on back.
Object Number 
INV.6288.5
Marks 
stamped: back: "EXTRA RICH" (ribbon under mark)
Gallery Label 
According to an attached label, this fragment was found at Maspeth in Queens, New York City. The label gave a date of July, 1929, but did not say whether the object was found on that date, or donated to the Society on that date.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group