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November 4,5 & 6, 2022
EARLY REPUBLIC OF TEXAS STAFF OFFICER’S BUTTON.
A superb example of a circa 1836-1846, Republic of Texas Staff Officer’s coat button. Buttons of this type were used by the Republic of Texas military & also found their way into service w/ Confederate troops from the State of Texas 15 years later.
Albert # TX-7-A. Face depicts the Lone Star of Texas below the word, “TEXAS”.
The reverse is marked, “J.M.L & W.H. SCOVILL * WATERBURY * EXTRA SUPERFINE (spray of leaves)”.
Full straight shank.