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  • General Service or Militia Button

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    General service or militia button, eagle facing right, 17 stars, one part low convex, Best Plated London rm, (19.8mm)

    Button depicts a patriotic eagle, and could be purchased by any militia units in the1830's and 1840's.  This pattern features eagle facing right surrounded by 17 stars.  Backmark:  "BEST (in script)  (dot)  PLATED (in script) (dot)." rm, convex back.  One part low convex button, coat size. 

    Reference: Albert GI67

    Inventory Number: BUT 038