Button

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1820-1860

GUSN

GUSN-23906

Description

Military button--brass with shield symbol and ribbon which says "MASSACHUSETTS" encircled by stars.

Details

Descriptive Terms

buttons (fasteners)
accessories
brass (alloy)
embossing
armed forces
shields (motifs)
Brass
Embossed
Military
Shield
BUTTON

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

0.875 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.4862

Date

1820-1860 (Possibly)

Places

Massachusetts (United States)