Civil War Relicman,
Winchester, Virginia USA (changed hands 70 times in the Civil War!).
|B5281 Federal Navy button, eagle facing left over upright anchor, one part flat, J Manns, (22.7mm) |
Ref: Albert NA87A1.
|B5524...Federal artillery button, eagle over cannon, one part flat, "J. MANN'S / (dot) TREBLE STANDARD (dot) / 130" dm, (21.2mm) |
Button depicts eagle over cannon, intended for the Federal or militia artillery of the 1820's or 1830's. This pattern features eagle and cannon facing right, three cannon balls below, on lined field, outer rope border, inner wide oval border. Backmark: "J. MANN'S / (dot) TREBLE STANDARD (dot) / 130" dm between two solid rings, flat one part button, English manufacture ca. 1820's or 1830's, (Mann.110). One part flat button, coat size. Nondug button. Reference: Albert AY52.