Southern State Buttons

SSBTN 1. Alabama Militia Coat Button.

AB 7A, 22 mm. Rare to find non excavated with this much gold plate and detail. This gemstone is flawless. A real beauty. Manufactured by Casimir Rouyer of New Orleans.

$6500.00

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SSBTN 2. Dug Alabama Militia Coat Button.

AB 7B, 22mm. Rare button with no ground action and plenty of gold. This is a choice Alabama local. Dug west of Savannah, GA.
$1995.00

SSBTN 3. Dug Alabama Militia Coat Button.

AB7 C, 22 mm. The scarcest of the Confederate produced Alabama Buttons. Most often encountered in Army of Tennessee camps and battle sites. This one was found near Utoy Creek, GA. My pictures don’t do this button justice as it looks way better in hand.

$950.00

SSBTN 4. Dug Alabama Militia Coat Button.

AB 1, 23 mm. This button with this back mark is exceptionally scarce according to Warren Tice’s Reference Book. Slight push on the map. Nice gold plating. Dug Northern VA.

$1495.00

SSBTN 5. Florida Militia Coat Button.

FL 1, 21 mm. Killer scarce button. Loaded with gold and flawless. “SCOVILL MG. CO. SUPERFINE” rmdc.

SOLD

 SSBTN 6. Georgia Militia Coat Button.

GA 1, 24 mm. Perfect non excavated condition with strong detail and bright gold plate. Common Northern made variant with channel back.

$225.00

 SSBTN 7. Georgia Militia Coat Button.

GA 2, 24 mm. Perfect non excavated condition with strong detail and bright gold plate. “W.G. MINTZER PHILa. 1861” bm.

SOLD

SSBTN 8. Georgia Militia Coat Button.

GA 5, 24 mm. One of the more common Georgia variants. Excellent non excavated condition with an untouched patina. “VAN WART * SON & Co” bm. These buttons were produced for the Confederacy but never made it through the blockade.

$125.00

 SSBTN 9. Excavated Georgia Militia Coat Button.

GA 4, 23 mm. Light ground action and traces of gold. Slight push to face. Less common “STEELE & JOHNSON” bm. Provenance uncertain.

$225.00

 SSBTN 10. Excavated Georgia Militia Coat Button.

GA 8, 23 mm. Light ground action and slight push to face. Temple base resembles line of dots. This is a crude Confederate made button. Provenance uncertain.

$295.00

 SSBTN 11. Excavated Georgia Militia Coat Button.

GA 8, 24 mm. No ground action at all with traces of gold and a slight push to the face. This well made Confederate made button was produced by Casimir Rouyer in New Orleans. Provenance uncertain.

$395.00

SSBTN 12. Excavated Georgia Militia Coat Button.

GA 10, 23 mm. Flawless excavated condition with no ground action. This rare variant has a distinct and simple design. Provenance uncertain.

$1250.00  

 SSBTN 13. Excavated Confederate made Georgia Militia Coat Button.

GA 11 B, 23 mm. Attractive Confederate local made button with very slight ground action. Provenance uncertain.

$495.00

SSBTN 14. Maryland Militia Coat Button.

MD 11, 22 mm. A beautiful example with brilliant gold. No problems at all. “EXTRA QUALITY” bm. These buttons are excavated in the wake of Maryland Troops both Federal and Confederate as it was a divided state.

$350.00

SSBTN 15. Dug Mississippi Militia Coat Button.

MP 6, 21 mm. Rare “Beveled Star” Mississippi Button in remarkable condition. Nice chocolate brown patina. Dug in Middle Tn. by Bobby Bartlett.

$495.00

SSBTN 16. Excavated Mississippi Militia Infantry Cuff Button.

MP 4, 15 mm. Nice looking button with lots of gold and mild ground action. Dug near Fredericksburg, VA.

$350.00   

SSBTN 17. Dug Mississippi Militia Infantry Coat Button.

MP. 22 mm. Scarce local variant produced by the firm of Casimir Rouyer in New Orleans. Slight push but no ground action. Found at Spanish Fort, AL.

$250.00

 SSBTN 18. Dug Mississippi Militia Cuff Button.

MP 4, 15 mm. Nice looking button with some gold. Dug in Middle Tn. by Bobby Bartlett. “HYDE & GOODRICH N.O.” bm.

$225.00

SSBTN 20. Dug North Carolina Militia Cuff Button.

NC 8, 15 mm. Rare little button. Covered with gold, shank intact. Minor ground action. Dug near Fort Fisher, NC.

$225.00 

SSBTN 21. Dug North Carolina Militia Button.

NC 8, 22 mm. No ground action. Good detail but missing shank. Dug at Spanish Fort, AL.

SOLD

SSBTN 22. Dug North Carolina Militia Coat Button.

NC 13 variant, 22 mm. Scarce one piece style with gold plating. No shank. Northern, VA.

$425.00

 

SSBTN 23. Dug North Carolina Militia Cuff Button.

SSBTN 28. South Carolina Militia Coat Button.

SC 13, 23 mm. Perfect button with deep patina and early ” HORSTMANN BRO.& ALLIEN” bm.

HOLD

 SSBTN 29. Excavated South Carolina Militia Coat Button.

SC 13, 23 mm. A fabulous example with only very mild ground action and copious gold plating. Dug N. Virginia.

$275.00

SSBTN 30. Dug South Carolina Militia Kepi Button.

SC 13, 13 mm. Good looking button, loaded with gold. Dug by Marcus Osborne in one of Longstreet’s Infantry Camps near Blaine, TN. “SCHUYLER H&G NY.” bm.

$95.00

SSBTN 31. South Carolina Militia Cuff Button.

SC 13, 14 mm. Nice looking example with gold wash. Note piece of thread on shank. Dug on the South Carolina Coast by Ben Ingraham.

$75.00 

SSBTN 33. Dug Nashville Military College Vest Button.

This is a super rare, unlisted and possibly unknown 18 mm. size version of the N.M.C. button. “SCOVILL WATERBURY” bm. Obviously never gilded, shank missing in action. Found in a Confederate Troops Camp in Larkinsville, Alabama.

$395.00

SSBTN 34. Texas Militia Coat Button.

TX 17, 22 mm. Quintessential Texas button of the American Civil War. Found in the wake of Texas Troops in Confederate Service. Condition is flawless and button is loaded with gold plate.”EXTRA RICH” bm.

$4995.00

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SSBTN 35. Virginia Militia Coat Button.

VA 7, 22.5 mm. Nice untouched patina with no problems. “SCHUYLER .H&G / NEW YORK” bm.

$250.00

SSBTN 36. Virginia Militia Coat Button.

VA 16, 22 mm. Minty gilded example. No need to upgrade ever. “W.D. MINTZER PHILAd” bm.

 $250.00

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SSBTN 37. Virginia Militia Kepi Button.

VA 16, 13 mm. Mint condition with “W.C. MINTZER, PHILDa” bm.

$150.00

SSBTN 38. Virginia Staff Officer’s Coat Button.

VA 18, 22 mm. A beauty. Loaded with gold. “EXTRA QUALITY” bm.

$295.00

 SSBTN 39. Virginia Militia Coat Button.

VA 4, 23 mm. Nice silver plated low convex two piece button with “CANFIELD & BROTHER BALTIMORE” rmdc.

$350.00

SSBTN 40. Dug Virginia Staff Officer’s Cuff Button.

VA , 14 mm. Great condition with nice gold and extremely light ground action. “EXTRA QUALITY” bm. Dug by Marcus Osborne near Bean’s Station, TN.

$150.00