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Buttons

Object Number: 
INV.1379ab
Date: 
1760-1783
Medium: 
Brass, pewter
Dimensions: 
largest: 1 in. ( 2.5 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: a) front: "60" (60th British Regiment; wreath around number)
Description: 
Pewter military button; brass button with floral design on front.
Gallery Label: 
These buttons were excavated by the Field Exploration Committee at Revolutionary War encampments in New York City.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group