For your consideration are three rare Civil War buttons from the states of Connecticut, New York & Massachusetts. The Connecticut & New York are in beautiful dug condition while the Massachusetts is non-dug. All are in perfect condition including the straight shanks. Please see pictures as these are the exact buttons that you will receive & are also part of the description.CT13 Connecticut state seal coat button dug with the very hard to find b/m of Smith. Young & Co / New York. I do not know where this was dug.
State seal vest button dug with an unlisted b/m of Horstmann & Allien. MS35 Mass Volunteer Militia non-dug coat button with the very rare b/m of Horstmann Bros & Co / New York. Tice states that this is a rare backmark to find on an MS35 & is the first such example that I have owned in over 45+ years of collecting.
The item "3 rare Civil War backmarked buttons Connecticut, New York & Massachusetts" is in sale since Wednesday, August 19, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Buttons". The seller is "pennarebel" and is located in Reinholds, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped to United States.