Specializing in Authentic Civil War Artifacts
  • Confederate Rifleman Button


    Confederate Rifleman Button-stippled "R", English wartime manufacture, H T & B, Manchester, (24mm)  Button depicts stippled block "R", intended for Confederate riflemen, manufactured in England and smuggled through the blockade.  Riflemen were generally marksmen or sharpshooters.  Backmark:  "H T & B / (star) MANCHESTER (star)" dm on a very flat back, outer ring of dots, English manufacture.  Two part convex button, coat size, well made English manufacture.  In outstanding condition.   

    Ref: Albert CS201A, Tice CSR200A1

    Inventory Number: BUT 004