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Military button and wreath

Object Number: 
1936.591ab
Date: 
1860-1865
Medium: 
Brass, leaves
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 3 3/4 x 1/4 in. ( 5.1 x 9.5 x 0.6 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: front: "ANIMIS OPIBUSQUE PARATI"
Description: 
Brass Confederate military button fastened to wreath made of palmetto tree leaves.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Thomas Ollive Mabbott
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group