|Ridgeway Civil War Research Center,
A virtual examination of artifacts of the American Civil War
|Civil War Buttons|
by Harry Ridgeway
|Superior Srong Plated is generic or trademark backmark, maker not determined.
Research Center: Button9901-Backmark-SuperiorStrongPlated
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|B7044...Federal general service or militia button, eagle with shield, one part flat, "SUPERIOR / (dot) STRONG PLATED (dot) " dm, (23mm) Button depicts eagle facing right with patriotic shield, generally intended for enlisted troops and were widely used by both sides including state units. Backmark "SUPERIOR / (dot) STRONG PLATED (dot) " dm between two solid rings, manufactured ca 1830's, (Superior Plated.100). One part flat button, coat size.
Button.1.Federal.15.general service.Superior Plated 110. Reference: Albert GI59, Tice .
Nondug button, silvered.
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