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Uniform buttons

Object Number: 
INV.1766a-l
Date: 
1870-1900
Medium: 
Tin, brass
Dimensions: 
largest: 3/4 in. ( 1.9 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: front: "FD" (prob. Fire Dept.); back: "WATERBURY BUTTON CO."
Description: 
Domed tin buttons with brass backs.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group