ITEM # UB62                            Federal Cavalry Coat Button. Good looking Eagle C with gold high-lighting

                                                   and problem free. Dug near New Kent Court House, Va.   

                                                   $65.00                                                                                      21mm                          

ITEM # UB81                                      Scarce Harrison Campaign 0f 1840. This one has the Octagon 

                                                             field. Great dug condition from New Kent, Va.

                                                             $130.00   Sale  $100.00                                                      19mmD                               

ITEM # UB55                                Federal Officer's Overcoat Eagle C Button. Button has a nice amount

                                                      of gold plating and the backmark of Horstmann Bros & Co. Phil.

                                                      $75.00                                                                                      23mm

ITEM # UB47                                        U.S. General Service Coat Button. Hard to get these with gilt.

                                                              Button has a nice look. Virginia Campaign.

                                                             $10.00                                                                                 20mm

ITEM # UB66                                         Federal Cavalryman's Coat Button. Nice condition button with

                                                                light traces of gold, no defects or repairs. Dug in an 1864-65

                                                                Cavalry Camp near Hopewell, Va.

                                                                $35.00                                                                           22mm

ITEM # UB60                                   Federal Dragoon's Cuff Button. Great looking button with gold gilt,

                                                          shank and problem free. Recovered New Kent, Va.

                                                         $60.00                                                                                    16mm

ITEM # UB26                                          U.S. Officer's Overcoat Eagle A Button.  Loaded with gold

                                                                 and non-dug. Backmark: W.H.Horstmann & Sons. Phi.

                                                                 $65.00                                                               23mm

ITEM # UB52                                          New York State Militia Coat Buttons.  Group of seven 23mm

                                                                Coat Buttons in Non-Dug condition.



ITEM # UB48                              U.S.Artillery Eagle A Button. Good dug condition with a nice green patina

                                                     and defect free. Cuff size button. Backmark: Early Scovill Flatback.

                                                     Recovered  Trader's Hill.

                                                     $45.00                                                                                                16mm

ITEM # UB84                                    U.S.Marine Cuff Button. Excellent button loaded with gold wash and

                                                           defect free.

                                                           $125.00   Sale   $75.00                                                          15mmD

   U.S. Buttons                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Click Photo To Enlarge       

ITEM # UB58                                        Federal Dragoon Button. Nice detailed button with no defects or

                                                               repairs. Recovered  Folkston, Ga.

                                                               $90.00                                                                                 20mm

ITEM # UB38                                                 U.S. Dragoon. Great Non-Dug coat button with

                                                                        the mark of W.H.Horstmann & Sons. Phi.   

                                                                        $125.00                                                           21mm                         

ITEM # UB33                                   Vermont Militia Coat Button. Smooth button with gilt high-lighting.

                                                           Nice eye-appeal on this one. Excavated Northern, Va.

                                                           $100.00                                                                               23mm

ITEM # UB37                                              Federal Staff Cuff or Collar Button. Lots of gilt and early

                                                                      mark of Robinson & Jones. 1830s. Non- Dug Button.

                                                                      $18.00                                                              15mm

ITEM # UB32                          Federal Dragoons Eagle D. Cuff size button dug with great patina and shank.

                                                No ground action or problems, Recovered near Chickamauga, Ga. Nice !!

                                                $60.00                                                                                            15mm

ITEM # UB77                   '  The  Phoenix Artillery Button. Type 2' Produced for King Christophe's Army of Haiti.

                                           After the Kings death '1820' and his Government Overthrown these Button

                                          were used as Trade items. Making there way to the State's around the

                                         1830s. This one is ( No 2 ) Queens Regiment. Button missing shank.

                                         Excavated Tenn, Indian Site.

                                         SOLD                                                                                                         25mm

ITEM # UB95                                            U.S. Navy. Button has lots of gold without defects. Vest

                                                                   size button. Recovered near New Kent C.H, Va.

                                                                   $45.00                                                                  17mmD

ITEM # UB50                                          U.S.Officer's Overcoat Eagle 'I' Button. Nice highlighting of

                                                                 silver wash. Recovered  Stafford Co, Va.

                                                                 $18.00                                                                       23mm

ITEM # UB56                                       U.S. Navy Cuff or Kepi Button. Small 14mm button with lots

                                                              of gold and a nice look. Excavated Virginia Campaign.

                                                              $18.00                                                                       14mm

ITEM # UB27                                     U.S. Artilleryman's Coat Button.  Low convex button with great

                                                            gold wash and eye appeal. Button is missing shank. Excavated

                                                            near Vicksburg, Mississippi.

                                                            $35.00                                                                                    21mm


ITEM # UB91                                        Dug " Eagle on Cannon " Artillery 1 Piece. Nice early button.

                                                               $50.00   Sale   $45.00          HOLDW                                23mmD


ITEM # UB28                                       U.S. Infantry Officer's  Overcoat Button. Lots of gold and

                                                              non - dug. Backmark: Horstmann & Allien N.Y. with rays.

                                                              $25.00                                                                23mm


ITEM # UB11                                        U.S. Marines.  Good condition with Gold Wash and great eye

                                                               appeal. Button was dug near White House Landing. There

                                                               is an almost unnoticeable dent under the left wing.

                                                               $125.00                                                                                  23mm

ITEM # UB39                                      Federal Staff Hat or Collar Button. Good dug condition with

                                                             lots of gold highlighting. Tin back button with shank.

                                                             Dug in Essex Co, Va.

                                                            $18.00                                                                         15mm

ITEM # UB4                            Dug U.S. Ordnance Corps Coat Button. I have seen more of these excavated

                                                 in Confederate sites than Union. No defects or repairs. U.S.Ordnance* Corps*.

                                                 $200.00                                                                                                              22mm


ITEM # UB82                             Dug U.S. General Service ' Overcoat ' Button. You don't see this one often.

                                                    Lots of gold wash and mark of Horstmann & Allien. Dug N. Virginia.

                                                    $35.00                                                                                        23mm


ITEM # UB14                                     Michigan Militia Coat Button. Good condition button with

                                                            lots of gold and shank. Dug in New Kent, Va.

                                                           $200.00   Sale   $125.00                                       23mmD

ITEM # UB98                                        Dug U.S.Dragoon Cuff or Kepi Button. Great looking dark

                                                               patina and detail. Excavated near Richmond, Va.

                                                               $40.00                                                                          15mm

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ITEM # UB79                                      New Hampshire Militia. Button is not the best of condition but is

                                                             a solid example if you are missing this one. Button was dug

                                                            Henrico, Va. by Lester Roberts.

                                                           $10.00                                                                          15mm


ITEM # UB25                                   Mass Volunteer Militia Coat Button. Nice gold plating and the scarce

                                                          mark of  Wm.H.Smith. New.York. There is an almost unnoticeable

                                                          push under the sword. Recovery Unknown. 

                                                          $90.00                                                                                    23mm

ITEM # UB22                                        New York Militia Cuff Button. Lots of gold and no problems.

                                                              Excavated Virginia Campaign.

                                                              $20.00                                                                                   15mm

ITEM # UB87                                    Rhode Island Militia Coat Button. Dug with lots of gold

                                                           and shank. Button does have a broad push to the face.

                                                           Recovered  Henrico,Va.

                                                           $65.00   Sale  $50.00                                              23mmD

ITEM # UB75                                     Navy 1 Piece Coat Button.  This one appears to have been

                                                            hammered into a Poker Chip. Dug  Henrico Co, Va.

                                                           $35.00   Sale   $25.00            HOLDW                            23mmD

ITEM # UB63                                  Federal Infantry Officer's Overcoat Button. Nice gold wash and

                                                         backmark of Waterbury Button Co* Waterbury Conn*

                                                        $25.00                                                                                  23mm

ITEM # UB78                                ' Phoenix Button. Type 1 ' King Christophe's Army of Haiti.

                                                        This one is ( No  6 )  ' Cap. Henery Regiment '.

                                                        Excavated Florida.

                                                        SOLD                                                                           25mm

ITEM # UB57                                              U.S. Infantry Officer's ' Overcoat ' Button. Great look and no

                                                                      problems of any kind. Excavated Virginia Campaign.

                                                                      $35.00                                                                     23mm


ITEM # UB88                                        Militia 1' Piece. Nice silver wash and dug with shank.

                                                               Recovered New Kent, Va.

                                                               $60.00   Sale   $50.00                                      22mmD                                  

ITEM # UB35                                 " Dug " U.S.Engineers Cuff Button. Excavated buttons are scarce in

                                                         this small size. Missing shank. Virginia Campaign.

                                                         $90.00                                                                                      15mm

ITEM # UB93                                               Jacksonian Era Eagle. This one has nice gold. Dug

                                                                      in New Kent Co, Va.  

                                                                     $50.00    Sale   $40.00                                  13mmD                                    

ITEM # UB73                                          Votigeurs Cuff Button. Sweet button with super detail and no

                                                                 problems of any kind. Many of these early button have been

                                                                 recovered from Virginia Troops camps. This one was dug near

                                                                Charles City, Va. Great Button.

                                                                $200.00                                                                       15mm

ITEM # UB94                                               U.S. Artillery Coat Button. Great looking button with good

                                                                     detail and shank. Dug by Denis Pemberton in New kent, Va.

                                                                     $50.00    Sale   $45.00                                             21mmD

ITEM # UB53                                           U.S. Artillery Coat Button.' Mexican War Era' button with

                                                                  lots of  gold wash and eye appeal. Provenance unknown.

                                                                 $75.00                                                                           21mm

ITEM # UB45                                         Large coat size General Service Eagle with gold highlighting.

                                                                Solid non-dug button. Backmark: Horstmann & Allien NY.

                                                                $20.00                                                                              21mm

ITEM # UB24                                         U.S. Officer's Overcoat Eagle C Button. Great looking button

                                                                 with gold wash. These large buttons are becoming very

                                                                 scarce to recover. This one has a light crimp to the back

                                                                 where hit by the digger. Button remains solid. Dug

                                                                 Stafford Co, Va.

                                                                $100.00                                                              23mm

ITEM # UB96                                       Federal General Service Eagle Button. Button is really nice.  

                                                              Recovered from a Federal Cavalry Camp in King William,Va.

                                                              Shipped in a Riker display case.

                                                              $12.00                                                                         20mm

ITEM # UB72                                        Dug U.S. Cavalry Officer's ' Overcoat ' Button. Nice button with

                                                               lots of gold. There is the lightest broad push to the face as can

                                                               be seen. Excavated Virginia Campaign.

                                                                $75.00                                                                           23mm

ITEM # UB51                                    Militia 1 Piece Button.Not the best of condition but fair

                                                          detail, missing shank. Excavated New Kent, Va.

                                                          $30.00                                                                 22mmD                                                                                 

ITEM # UB30                                                     Massachusetts Militia 1 piece. Silver plated.

                                                                            $90.00                                        25mm                                    

ITEM # UB86                                  New York Militia Coat Button. Gilt high-lighting and no problems.

                                                         Excavated near Richmond,Va by Lester Roberts.

                                                         $20.00                                                                                 23mm

ITEM # UB80                                Navy. Good dug condition with shank. Button has a small push to

                                                       the back. Recovered  Henrico, Va.

                                                       $65.00                                                                                      23mmD

ITEM # UB74                                   Artillery 1 Piece Coat Button. Early button with fair detail

                                                          and Gold High-Lighting. Dug New Kent, Va.

                                                          $50.00   Sale   $40.00                                              23mmD

ITEM # UB49                                 U.S. Artillery Eagle A Button. Good condition and also has a great

                                                         patina. No defects or repairs. Recovered near Trader's Hill.

                                                         Backmark: Early Scovill Flatback.

                                                         $65.00                                                                                  20mm

ITEM # UB89                                           U.S. Infantryman's Coat Button. Great button in all regards

                                                                  and loaded with Gold Wash. Excavated Northern, Va.

                                                                  $40.00                                                                   21mm

ITEM # UB67                                    U.S. Dragoon Coat Button. Great button with super eye appeal

                                                           and no problems of any kind. Excellent example !!

                                                           $125.00                                                                                  20mm                                    

ITEM # UB12                                    U.S. General Staff Cuff Button. Great button with plenty of gold

                                                          and problem free. Excavated Virginia Campaign.

                                                         $35.00                                                                               15mm

ITEM # UB69                                  U.S. Marine Coat Button. Great looking button with gold and no defects

                                                         or problems of any kind. Button was dug in Caroline Co, Va.

                                                         Backmark: ' Scovill M.G. Co.Superfine '.

                                                         $175.00                                                                            21mm

ITEM # UB90                                        Group of Non - Dug General Service Coat & Cuff buttons.

                                                               All in nice condition.


ITEM # UB42                                     Artillery 1 Piece. Same as above in dug condition. Nice silver plating.

                                                            $30.00                                                                                    21mm

ITEM # UB46                                                   New York State Seal. Non-dug button with lots

                                                                          of gold. Backmark: Steele & Johnson.

                                                                          $25.00                                                    23mm

ITEM # UB13                                            U.S. Marines Coat Button. Excellent example loaded with

                                                                  gold wash and no issues of any kind. Provenance unknown.

                                                                 $250.00                                                                       20mm                                                       

ITEM # UB64                                        Federal Artillery Coat Button. Non-Dug button with the

                                                               mark of * W.H.Horstmann & Sons. Phi.*

                                                               $45.00                                                                      21mm



ITEM # UB65                                                   Federal Artillery Cuff Button. Lots of gold wash

                                                                          and the backmark of Horstmann & Allien.N.Y.  

                                                                          $20.00                                                     16mm                    

ITEM # UB99                        " Zouave  or Cadet " Coat Button. These buttons also called ( Ball ) buttons

                                               date around 1830s. This one carries the mark of Smith & Young. N.Y.

                                               Recovered in Henrico, Va. by Lester Roberts.

                                               $20.00                                                                                         18mm


ITEM # UB83                                  Early Navy. This one has great ( Rose Gold ) plating  and eye-appeal.

                                                        Button does have several soft dents to the face and is missing shank

                                                        but is a great looking early button.

                                                        $45.00                                                                                              23mm      

ITEM # UB21                                            U.S. Voltigeurs Coat Button. Dug with shank and solid.

                                                                   Excellent example of this hard to get button.

                                                                    $300.00                                                                     20mm

ITEM # UB44                                      Federal Staff coat size button. Lots of gold and no repairs.

                                                             Button has two very small dents on each side of shield at

                                                             bottom. Good solid condition button. Dug in Sandston, Va.

                                                             $50.00                                                                           23mm

ITEM # UB92                            U.S. Ordnance Corps Cuff Button. This one is super nice. No problems

                                                   of any kind. Excavated Northern, Va. "  Scovills.Waterbury. " BM.

                                                   $100.00                                                                                15mm