Button

Button
Title
Button
Date 
1840-1855
Medium 
Brass
Dimensions 
Overall: 7/8 in. ( 2.2 cm )
Description 
Brass buttons; stamped with regiment number inside horn on front.
Credit Line 
Gift of the New York Caledonian Club
Object Number 
1934.162uuu
Marks 
stamped: front: "MYM/1"; back: "R&W ROBINSON/EXTRA RICH"
Gallery Label 
This button was formerly owned by the Veterans' Association of the 79th New York Highlanders, a Civil War regiment.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group