US Revenue Cutter Button, marine symbolism and scales of justice, Scovill Mfg dm between rings, dots dividing (22mm). Button depicts marine symbolism showing a shield with balanced scales over a chevon with nine stars, on a lined field, with a wide smooth border and a narrow rope border at the perimeter. Backmark: "SCOVILL MF'G CO. / (dot) WATERBURY. (dot) " dm between rings of dots. Two part convex button, large coat size. This button has been modified to a pin. Stunning example, great condition. Amazing sharp detail.
Reference: Albert FD7, Tice RM218A1
Inventory Number: BUT 105