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Uniform buttons (32)

Uniform buttons (32)
Title
Uniform buttons (32)
Date 
1830-1880
Medium 
Metal
Dimensions 
Part (largest): 5/8 x 7/8 in. (1.6 x 2.2 cm) Part (smallest): 3/8 x 5/8 in. (1 x 1.6 cm)
Description 
Collection of thirty-two circular, gilded metal uniform buttons in two sizes, all with domed centers, flat rims, and loop shanks on reverse; relief decoration consisting of a shield-breasted eagle inside a border of stars.
Object Number 
INV.8283a-ff
Marks 
stamped: on reverse: "D. EVANS & CO. / ATTLEBORO MASS"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group