Union Buttons

USBTN 1. U.S. Staff Officer’s Coat Button.

GS 13, 23 mm. Very nice and representative example. “EXTRA QUALITY” bm.

$35.00

 

USBTN 2. U.S. Staff Officer’s Coat Button.

GS 13, 23 mm. A different variant with no stars in shield. “EXTRA QUALITY” bm.

$35.00

 

USBTN 3. Dug U.S. Staff Officer’s Coat Button.

Excellent condition with lots of gold plating. A beauty. Provenance of Middle Tennessee.

$65.00

 

 USBTN 4. Dug U.S. Staff Officer’s Cuff Button.

Real pretty staff button with lots of gold. Dug on South Carolina Coast.

$25.00 

 

 

 USBTN 5. Matching Coat and Cuff Silver Plated U.S. Infantry Buttons.

Nice looking gems in fantastic condition. Scarce to find silver plated.

Coat $85.00, Cuff $35.00

 

 USBTN 6. Federal Infantry Coat Button.

GI 85, 22 mm. Nice Infantry Eagle “I” with no problems and “EXTRA QUALITY” bm.

$25.00

 

USBTN 7. Dug Federal Infantry Coat Button.

GI 85, 22 mm. Nice Infantry Eagle “I” with traces of gold. Dug near Murfreesboro, TN.

$20.00

 

USBTN 8. Dug Federal Infantry Coat Button.

GI 85, 22.5 mm. Standard Eagle “I”. Loaded with gold. A beauty. Dug Middle Tennessee.

$45.00

 

USBTN 9. Excavated Federal Infantry Coat Button.

Nice looking button with gold. About 21 mm. Dug near Murfreesboro TN. “YOUNG SMITH & CO. NY.” bm.

 $45.00

 

USBTN 10. Early U.S. Infantry Coat Button.

1820’s era “UNITED STATES INFANTRY” Coat Button with full silver plate. Large 25 mm. size. “A.M. PEASLEY BOSTON” bm.

$550.00 

 

 USBTN 11. U.S. Artillery Coat Button.

AY 79, 23 mm. Perfect non excavated condition. Good wartime backmark.

$65.00

 

 USBTN 12. U.S. Artillery Coat Button.

AY 79, 23 mm. Very good non excavated condition. “EXTRA QUALITY” backmark. Minor crimp flaw on rim.

$55.00

 

USBTN 13. Dug U.S. Artillery Coat Button.

21 mm. A good looking example with gold plating. Mild ground action. Looks much better in hand than in the pictures. Provenance of Middle TN.

$55.00

 

USBTN 14. Dug U.S. Artillery Coat Button.

Large size button approx. 23 mm. Sharp details and no ground action. Provenance of Middle Tennessee. “EXTRA QUALITY” bm.

$75.00

 

USBTN 15. Dug U.S. Artillery Coat Button.

21 mm. A fantastic button, loaded with gold. Dug long ago by Bobby Bartlett on the Franklin, TN. Battlefield.

$75.00

 

USBTN 16. Early U.S. Artillery Coat Button.

AY 54, 21 mm. 1812 era button. Super sharp.

$95.00 

 

USBTN 17. 2nd Regt. US Artillery and Engineers Coat Button.

Very rare War of 1812 one piece button with great detail. “CARTER LOMBARD STREET” bm. 21 mm.

$2250.00

 

USBTN 18. Dug 2nd Regt. US Artillery and Engineers Cuff Button.

Extremely rare War of 1812 one piece button with great detail and traces of gold plate. “CARTER LOMBARD STREET” bm. 14 mm.

$650.00

 

USBTN 19. Matching pair of Federal Cavalry Overcoat Buttons from same coat.

CV 1, 23 mm. Untouched with obvious service wear. “STEELE & JOHNSON” bm.

$225.00

 

USBTN 20. Federal Cavalry Coat Button.

CV 1, 22 mm. Very nice and untouched example. “HORSTMANN & ALLIEN NY.” bm.

$85.00

 

USBTN 21. Dug Federal Cavalry Coat Button.

CV 1, 23 mm. Superb overcoat size with no ground action and lots of gold plating. Sharp contrast. “SCOVILL MF’G CO. WATERBURY” bm.

$115.00

 

USBTN 22. Berdan’s Regiment of Sharpshooter’s Coat Button.

GI 95A, 19 mm. Perfect non excavated hard rubber button with integral wire shank and “N.R. Co. GOODYEARS Pt. 1851″ bm.

$350.00

 

USBTN 23. Dug U.S. Navy Coat Button.

23 mm. Fine button with sharp details and gold highlights. Dug at LaVergne TN. in an Alabama Troops Camp on Stewart Creek.

$95.00

 

USBTN 24. Dug U.S. Marine Corps Coat Button.

MC 9, 21 mm. Nice button with lots of gold and robust eagle. Early “SCOVILL. M.G. CO. SUPERFINE” rmdc. back mark. Dug by Alvin Whitbeck in Caroline Co. VA. on “Artillery Hill”, a Confederate Position.

$195.00

 

USBTN 25. Federal Diplomat Coat  Button.

Unlisted large size (29 mm) Federal Coat Button. Most likely diplomatic. Very scarce and quite heavy. “MEINVIELLE SCHNEIDER PARIS” bm.

$350.00

 

USBTN 26. Early U.S. Topographical Engineer’s Coat Button.

TE 3A, 23 mm. Rare one piece button in great condition. “SCOVILLS WATERBURY” bm.

$850.00 

 

 

 

 

 USBTN 27. Dug U.S. Cavalry Cuff or Vest Button.

15 mm. Sharp example with gold highlights and very light ground action. Dug in Longstreet’s camp near Blaine. TN. by Marcus Osborne.

$35.00

 

USBTN 28. Dug U.S. Artillery Cuff or Vest Button.

14 mm. Prime example with almost non-existent ground action and plenty of gold plating. “EXTRA QUALITY” bm. Provenance uncertain.

$35.00