Civil War Relicman,
Winchester, Virginia USA (changed hands 70 times in the Civil War!).
|B7022...Federal cavalry button, eagle with "C", "EVANS & HASSALL / (star) PHILADELPHIA (star)" rmdc, (22.5mm). Button depicts eagle facing right with "C" in the shield, generally for cavalry officers. Backmark: "EVANS & HASSALL / (star) PHILADELPHIA (star)" rmdc, Scovill manufacture, (Evans Hassall.100).Two part convex button, large coat size. |
Button.1.Federal.30.Cavalry.Evans Hassall.100. Reference: Albert CV1, Tice CV215.