New York Militia, National Guard - BUT 153
New York Button, New York State Militia, National Guard Button - Inventory Number: BUT 153
New York State Militia, National Guard Button depicts an eagle above a shield device on plain field has the motto "EXCELSIOR" above and "NATIONAL GUARD" below. The ribbon below the eagle bears initials "N. Y. S. M." Backmark: "(star) WATERBURY BUTTON CO. (star) / EXTRA" dm. Convex, two-piece button.
Reference: Albert NY21, Tice NY211A1
Inventory Number: BUT 153
...New York Artillery, Waterbury Button Co Extra.