Button from a U.S. Naval Uniform
Object Place: United States?
Diameter and weight: 25 mm, 5.55 gm (1 in., 0.2 oz.)
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A uniform button with an eagle on the ground supporting a shield with an anchor to one side, the whole surrounded by sixteen stars. The button is one piece with a soldered loop shank on the back.
Gift of the Boston Numismatic Society