Item: Pre-Civil War 1808-1821 Artillery Coat Button
Backmark: ". EXTRA RICH . / ORANGE" rmdc
Construction: Flat, one-piece.
Approximate size: 23 mm.
Condition: Very good, excavated, secure shank present. Brown patina with ample gilt remaining. There are no cracks, breaks, or repairs.
Recovered: Augusta, GA area.
Reference: Tice: unl. Albert: AY 52B variant
A similar example is found in the following Civil War button reference book:
See the above page in the additional images.
Comments: This fine artillery button will be an excellent addition to any excavated pre-Civil War button or general relic collection.
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Call or Text: 804-873-5462