ITEM # CB22                                              Alabama Volunteer Corps. Great non-dug example.

                                                                     Lots of gold and no problems of any kind.

                                                                     $595.00                                                                21mm

ITEM # CB51                                        Confederate Artilleryman's Coat Button. Nice button dug with

                                                                tin back and shank. Recovered from Caroline Co, Va.

                                                                $125.00                                                                            23mm

ITEM # CB54                                    V.M.I.Cadet Coat Button. Clean button loaded with gold wash and

                                                           problem free. Backmark: D.Evans & Co. Attelboro.  Recovered

                                                           New Kent Co, Va.

                                                           $100.00   Sale  $75.00                                                       22mmD


ITEM # CB8                                     Confederate Artilleryman's Coat Button. Nice Block A button with smooth

                                                          face, full shank and good tin back. Recovered from Dinwiddie, Va.

                                                          $150.00                                                                             23mm

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ITEM # CB79                            Virginia Militia Coat Button. This one has been altered into a ( Poker Chip ).

                                                   Chess, Checkers and Cards were a large part of camp life. I have found

                                                   many of these altered out of Federal Eagle Button but not many C.S.

                                                   Recovered by Lee Jackson on the Sayler's Creek Battlefield private Prop.

                                                   SOLD                                                                                                 23mm

ITEM # CB47                               Confederate Infantry Lined 'I' Coat Button. Great button with a smooth

                                                      face ,shank and backmark of * Superior Quality * No problems of any

                                                      kind. Recovered near Charles City Court House, Va.

                                                      $175.00                                                                                            23mm


ITEM # CB85                             Excavated North Carolina Militia Button. Great button loaded with

                                                    Silver Wash. Button was recovered from a Confederate Picket Post

                                                    on the Black Water River. Southampton, Va. Shank is missing.

                                                    Many of these River Crossings were Picketed during the

                                                    ( Siege Of Suffolk, 1863 ).

                                                    $325.00                                                                                           23mm

ITEM # CB52                                     Confederate 1 Piece Infantry Coat Button. Good looking button

                                                            with nice detail. Button has been left 'Dirt Covered' as dug.

                                                            Recovered from Shelbyville, TN.

                                                            $150.00                                                                       23mm

ITEM # CB59                                      Confederate Infantryman's Coat Button. Great button with super

                                                             detail for the  ( Sand Cast )  buttons. Recovered from Henrico, Va.

                                                             Part of the Seven Day's Fighting.

                                                             SOLD                                                                                   23mm                           

ITEM # CB62                                Louisiana Militia Cuff Button. Good condition button. Could use

                                                       a little more cleaning. Dug Henrico,Va.

                                                       $70.00   Sale  $55.00                                                              15mmD

ITEM # CB63                                 A.V.C. Militia Coat Button. Great condition with lots of gold wash. Problem                                                        free button with the scarce mark of ( Jas. Corning / Mobile ). James Conning

                                                       produced buttons from 1860 - 1861. This example has the misspelled Die

                                                       that reads (  Corning ). Great example and Southern Made.

                                                       $995.00                                                                                      21mm

ITEM # CB7                                    South Carolina Militia Coat button nice gold highlighting. Dug with

                                                         shank,no defects or repairs. Backmark: Scovill Mfg Co. Waterbury.

                                                         $100.00                                                                             19mm

ITEM # CB66                                    Confederate Infantry Script "I" Button. Non-Dug example with

                                                           great patina. Out of a Farmville, Va. Estate.

                                                           SOLD                                                                                    23mm

ITEM # CB26                                          Mississippi Militia Infantryman's Coat Button. Great detail and Gold in all

                                                                 the right places. Shank is tilted slightly to the side. Recovered from

                                                                 Southeastern, Va. Backmark: Hyde & Goodrich. N.O.

                                                                 $495.00                                                           21mm

ITEM # CB36                                    Confederate Artillery Coat Button. Solid Tin Back and clean face.

                                                           Missing shank. All around nice button. Dug New Kent, Va.

                                                           $100.00   Sale  $80.00                                                        23mm D

ITEM # CB84                         Mississippi Militia Infantryman's Coat button. Good looking button with

                                                gold high-lighting and shank. Excavated in Charles City, Va.

                                                $550.00                                                                                              21mm                                                                    

ITEM # CB65                                    North Carolina Militia Coat Button. Super detail and no problems.

                                                           Button is missing shank.  Excavated near Selma, NC.

                                                           $125.00                                                                 23mm

ITEM # CB41                                     North Carolina Militia Button. ( Sun Burst ) style coat button

                                                            with good detail. Dug New Kent, Va.

                                                            $75.00   Sale  $55.00                                                   23mmD

ITEM # CB61                                     North Carolina Militia Coat Button. Great detail and eye-appeal.

                                                            No ground action and lots of Silver Wash. Dug Fredericksburg, Va                  

                                                            $175.00                                                                           23mm

ITEM # CB73                                     Medium Size ( South Carolina Militia Button ). Button is dug with dark patina,

                                                            shank and a nice look. Recovered from a C.S. Camp in New Kent Co Va.                    

                                                            SOLD                                                                                                 19mm

ITEM # CB55                                   Virginia militia Coat Button. Early ( Sword Up ) style in nice condition

                                                          with gold in all the right places and the scarce back mark of

                                                          * Mitchell & Tyler. Richmond, Va. Recovered near Richmond, Va.

                                                          SOLD                                                                                       23mm


ITEM # CB28                               Cuff - Kepi Confederate script "I" Button. This one has light ground

                                                      action but an overall good dug button. Back mark is weak but does

                                                      appear to be  * Treble Rich / Standard *. Button was recovered

                                                      from Dinwiddie Co, Va.                                                      13 mm


ITEM # CB58                                   Virginia Militia 1 Piece Coat Button. Detail is weak and does

                                                          have ground action to the face. Dug Henrico, Va.

                                                          SOLD                                                                                23mm

ITEM # CB57                                         Confederate Cavalryman's Coat Button. Great patina and eye

                                                                appeal produced by ( Superior Quality ). Button was recovered

                                                                from New Kent Co, Va.  Super Example.

                                                                SOLD                                                                                         23mm  

ITEM # CB75                                    C.S.A. Solid Cast Coat Button. Sand cast button in good condition.

                                                           Button was recovered near the C.S. Howlett House Lines in

                                                           Chesterfield Co, Va.

                                                           $595.00                                                                                        22mm

ITEM # CB78                                     Virginia 3 piece Staff Officer's Cuff Button. Nice condition button

                                                            with lots of gold and defect free. Shank is missing. Dug in

                                                            New Kent, Va by Denis Pemberton.

                                                            SOLD                                                                                   15mm

ITEM # CB72                          Low Convex 2 Piece Virginia Militia Button. This one has a little ground action

                                                 but is a fair button with gold high-lighting and dug with shank. Button also

                                                 has the scarce mark of (  Canfield & Brother - Baltimore ) . Recovered from

                                                 Henrico County, Va. Action of the Seven Day's Fighting.

                                                 $100.00   Sale  $75.00                                                                   23mmD  


ITEM # CB67                                   Confederate Infantry Script "I" Button. This one also has great patina

                                                          and likely from the same coat. Farmville, Va. Estate

                                                          $250.00                                                                                        23mm

ITEM # CB76                                      Confederate Infantryman's Lined "I" Coat Button. Smooth button with

                                                             nice patina. Button may have had the shank repaired. Solid button

                                                             and nice look. Dug in New Kent , Va.

                                                             $100.00   Sale  $75.00                                                                   23mmD

ITEM # CB50                                      Confederate Artilleryman's Coat Buttons. These buttons were recovered

                                                             from Henrico Co, Va. There 'Tin' backs are missing however the faces

                                                             display well.

                                                             $50.00  For The Pair.                                                                                         23mmD


ITEM # CB37                                       C.S.Staff Local. Good condition button with solid back & shank.

                                                              Button does have some light ground action to the face. dug

                                                              from the Middle Tennessee area. Button is solid.

                                                              $200.00                                                                       23mm

ITEM # CB64                                 Confederate Infantry Coat Button. Nice example lined 'I' with dark green

                                                        patina and no defects. Recovered from Seven Day's Fighting, Henrico, Va.

                                                        by Denis Pemberton.

                                                       SOLD                                                                                                          23mmD

   ITEM # CB42                         Confederate ' Pewter ' Infantry Coat Button. Dug with shank and

                                                   no edge loss. This one is super nice. Recovered near Holt Lake

                                                   Selma, NC.

                                                   $250.00                                                                                 22mm

ITEM # CB68                                    Confederate Infantryman's Coat Button. In good dug condition

                                                           with a minor push to the face. Recovered from Henrico, Va.

                                                           $90.00   Sale  $60.00                                                        23mmD


ITEM # N159                                 North Carolina ( SUN BURST ) Coat Button. Lots of Silver Wash

                                                        and really nice example. Missing shank, provenance unknown.

                                                        $225.00                                                                                 23mm

ITEM # CB25                                                Virginia Militia Cuff Button. Nice non-dug button with

                                                                       the scarce mark of * Wm.H.Smith & Co. New-York.

                                                                       $175.00                                                         15mm

ITEM # CB71                                Maryland Militia Coat Button. This one is a rather unique button. I

                                                       have been told that many of the Maryland Troops would paint

                                                       there button with a ( Black Lacquer ) finish to show Succession to

                                                       the Confederacy. This one is just that. Condition is not the best. It

                                                       has a break in the rim where dropped and has been glued back.

                                                       The button is solid. Button could be restored or left as is. A true

                                                       Maryland button of the Confederacy. Dug in Henrico, Va.

                                                       $120.00                                    HOLD                                          23mm

ITEM # CB45                                       Confederate Artillery Coat Button. Great looking button with crisp

                                                              detail to the face and dug with shank. Dug near Hatcher's Run, Va.

                                                              $150.00                                                                               23mm

ITEM # CB49                                   Dug Confederate Artilleryman's Coat Button.Tin back button

                                                          with good detail and light ground action. Nice overall button

                                                          missing shank. Dug in New Kent, Va.

                                                          SOLD                                                                                    23mm D

ITEM # CB77                                         North Carolina Militia Button. Smooth button with nice detail, no

                                                                ground action and has the depressed channel back. Shank is

                                                                missing. Dug in Henrico Co, Va.

                                                                SOLD                                                                                           23mm

ITEM # CB80                            North Carolina Militia Coat Button. Local made button with a fair amount

                                                   of gold wash and shank. Small piece of the rim is missing which is not

                                                   uncommon in these local made button. Dug by Denis Pemberton along

                                                   the route of the Seven Day's Battles.

                                                   $80.00                                                                                                 23mm

ITEM # CB86                                        Confederate Infantry Script 'I' Button. Sweet example without repairs

                                                               of any kind. This is the small Kepi size button. Recovered from

                                                               North Anna, Va 2000.  Backmark: ''Treble Rich / Standard''.

                                                               $200.00                                                                                   13.5 mm 

ITEM # CB82                                           Tennessee ' Puff Rim ' Infantry Button. Nice looking button

                                                                  and harder to get variant. Button appears to have glue on

                                                                  the iron back and is in solid condition.

                                                                  $100.00   Sale   $50.00                                               23mmD



ITEM # CB69                                          Confederate Pewter 'I' Coat Button. Cast Pewter button in

                                                                 good shape. There is some blistering to the face and the

                                                                 shank is missing, This is fairly common in these cast pewter

                                                                 buttons. Dug near Richmond, Va. Seven Day's Battles.

                                                                 SOLD                                                                        23mm

ITEM # CB53                                Virginia Militia Staff Coat Button. Great example and Non Dug.

                                                       $170.00   Sale  $150.00                                                     23mmD

ITEM # CB81                   Virginia Militia Coat Button. Va 15 in outstanding condition with gold high-lighting

                                          and problem free. Dug by Lee Jackson on the Sayler's Creek Battlefield. Sweet !!!

                                          $275.00                                                      HOLD                                             22mm

ITEM # CB48                                Confederate Infantry Script 'I' Coat Button. Excellent example, smooth

                                                       and problem free. Recovered from Caroline Co, Va..' Sweet Button!!

                                                       Button has the scarcer mark of ''Superior Quality''.

                                                       $225.00                                                                                      23mm

ITEM # CB10                     Confederate Cavalryman's Stippled C. Produced by H.T.& B. of Manchester

                                            England.Button does have some ground action but overall nice condition

                                            and solid for this Extremely  Rare cuff size button. Recovered from a C.S.

                                            Picket Post in Prince George Co, Va by Tommy Smith.

                                            $550.00                                                                                                16mm

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ITEM # CB83                                  South Carolina Militia Coat Button. Great example and loaded with

                                                         silver wash. Shank is missing but what an outstanding button.

                                                         Dug near Fredericksburg, Va.

                                                         SOLD                                                                                      23mm

ITEM # CB35                                    Confederate Infantry Block 'I'. Good condition button with solid

                                                           tin back. Missing shank, recovered from Middle Tennessee.

                                                           $75.00                                                                                  23mm

ITEM # CB43                            Georgia Militia Coat Button. Blazing gold on the face with silvered back.

                                                   Great looking button with the mark of ( W.G.Mintzer. Phila. 1861.

                                                   SOLD                                                                                                   23mm

ITEM # CB32                                     Confederate Artilleryman's Lined A Coat Button. Nice looking Artillery

                                                            button recovered by Tommy Smith in Prince George Co, Va.

                                                            Button is missing shank but in really nice dug condition.

                                                            Light ( Superior Quality ) back mark.

                                                            $225.00                                                                                 23mm                      

ITEM # CB3                                              Virginia Militia Coat Button. Smooth button with great

                                                                  detail and gilt highlighting. No problems or repairs.

                                                                  Backmark: Young.Smith & Co. New.York

                                                                  $165.00                                                                            23mm

    ITEM # CB46                                Confederate Artillery Lined A Coat button. Good condition button

                                                           with the backmark of * Superior Quality *. Mark is weak but a nice

                                                           looking button overall. Recovered from Winchester, Va.

                                                           $295.00                                                                                   23mm

         ITEM # CB39                                Confederate Infantry Script "I" Button. Blank Back variant with

                                                                killer patina and no ground action, defects or repairs. Button

                                                                was recovered from Fredericksburg, Va.

                                                                $200.00                                                                                  23mm

ITEM # CB16                                             Georgia Militia Coat Button. Non-dug button with lots of

                                                                   Gold Wash and mark of *W.G.Mintzer* Phila. 1861.

                                                                    $245.00                                                                   23mm

ITEM # CB70                                             Early Virginia Militia Coat Button. The detail on this one is fair

                                                                    and dug with shank. Recovered by Denis Pemberton in

                                                                    New Kent Co, Va.

                                                                    $65.00                                                                                23mm


ITEM # CB44                                    Virginia Staff Officer's Coat button. This one has a fair amount of gold

                                                           with good detail and shank. Button was surely in service and has the

                                                           look.  Recovered from Caroline Co. Va. Scovill Mfg Co./ Waterbury.

                                                           $100.00                                                                                     23mm