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  • Confederate Infantry “Block I” Cast Button, Battle of Gettysburg / SOLD

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    Confederate Infantry “Block I” Cast Button - Inventory Number:  BUT 257 / SOLD

    Battle of Gettysburg

    Excavated Confederate Infantry button of local manufacture, cast from bronze with a plain Roman ‘I” on the face. The shank is the drilled wedge type. The button measures 23mm and has a smooth dark bronze patina. Listed as CSI275A1 in Tice’s button book. An excellent example of a standard issue Confederate foot soldier’s button. From a collection of local Gettysburg Relics recovered in the 1950’s.  Accompanied by certificate of authenticity.

    Comes housed in a display case with red velvet backing and descriptive card.

    Inventory Number:  BUT 257 / SOLD