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Buttons (3)

Object Number: 
INV.6288.13-15
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/4 in. ( 1.9 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: (13), "WARRANTED..." stamped: (14), W. WALLIS/EXTRA RICH" stamped: (15), W. BOCCETT/.....LANE/LONDON"
Description: 
Brass buttons; one has stamped anchor inside star border in center; stamped marks on backs.
Gallery Label: 
According to an attached label, these fragments were found at Maspeth in Queens, New York City. The label gave a date of January 15, 1929, but did not say whether the objects were found on that date, or donated to the Society on that date.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group