Overall: 3/4 in. ( 1.9 cm )
Brass buttons; stamped on front with eagle grasping branch in one talon, and arrows in other talon, encircled by border of stars, with shield on breast.
Gift of the New York Caledonian Club
stamped: back: "EXTRA QUALITY"
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.