largest: 1 in. ( 2.5 cm )
Pewter or brass buttons excavated at various Revolutionary War sites in Washington Heights; pewter or brass disk or dome-shaped buttons; most are solid pewter; one button has a thin pewter face with a bone back; most buttons have pewter loops on back for attachment to clothing; the brass button is hollow and has two small holes in the back.
Gift of the Washington Headquarters Association, Daughters of the American Revolution, 1947
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