New York Militia Eagle Button, Treble Gilt (23mm). A flat gilt brass one piece button that depicts a calling eagle with upraised wings facing right. The eagle is standing on globe device with border and rope edging on a lined oval field. New York State Militia uniform coat button that pre dates 1830. Backmark: "(star) TREBLE (dot) GILT (star) / STAND ᵈ (dot) COLOUR". Flat, one-piece. Made in Britain during the 1830s, these buttons are much scarcer than NY 100 variants.
Reference: Albert: NY11 Tice: 105A3
Inventory Number: BUT 070 / Sold