USl Navy Button, eagle over horizontal anchor, Josh Starkey, dm.
Button depicts eagle over horizontal anchor surrounded by 13 stars, pattern prevalent from the Ca. 1862 intended for Federal Navy officers. Backmark: "G. & CIE... (graphic) PARIS / "23M" dm inner ring of dots. Two part convex coat button. Nondug button, gilded, stand up shank intact. Mint condition button.
Ref: Albert NA112, Tice NA227A9
Inventory Number: BUT 108