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US Navy Button, left-facing eagle Results 1 to 10 of Found this yesterday on Long Island Eagle grasping anchor, with three cannonballs, and stars, as in most Navy buttons. But the wings of the eagle are straighter, more vertical, than ones I've seen in other pics.

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Anyone encountered a button like this? The very weak detail of the emblem is a strong indication that it is a Civilian-clothing button, not Military. Also, the back being missing from a "Navy" button is almost always a sign of a cheaply-made Civilian "fashion" button. Sorry to have to tell you those things about your find. But I'll add that you did the smart thing by posting it for accurate identification of it. Us oldtimer diggers say "Never toss a find into the junk-box or trashcan without checking for accurate identification It is definitely the very best place for digger-finds identification on the Internet.

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That's useful info for a newbie like me I imagine it still has some age to it, though? Yes, it has some age to it. The civilian-usage imitations of US Navy buttons seem to first start showing up in the very late s -- and have been manufactured continually ever since then you can still buy them today at sewing-supplies stores like JoAnn Fabrics.

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Because your button's back is missing, there's no way for us to know whether yours is years old or 40 years old. A couple of decades in the ground is enough to cause a brass button to look like yours does. Can you clean it up some or post a wet close up pick-also post the back Last edited by Bigcypresshunter; Jul 24, at The relicman website, above, is the best for the ID of Civil War buttons, this sounds to be a post Civil War button but hard to tell with out photos.

Some more button resources: Also, I do believe you have found a U. Army "Great Seal" Button is service from to present. If this be true then your button is dated, based on the back mark, between and Generally, most those sites listed above will not help. You still out there?

Sites to identify military buttons?

I found this button in Manitoba. Can't find it any where.

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I have found this old Military button but can't identify it. Hopping that some one might know.

Found in Brandon Manitoba. While I'm sure the original poster of this thread has disappeared you want to start a new thread with "livery button" in the title, as I believe that is what you have, rather than military.

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