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Title: Small uniform buttons

Accession Number: 2005.34.342
Category: CLOTHING & ACCESSORIES
Type: Button
Maker: Barnum & Co.
Place: USA, NY, New York
Date:
Materials: metal
Description: Button; Small uniform buttons; from the collection of Captain Richard C. Mears (1829-1899); two small uniform buttons, possibly military, most likely for buttoning a uniform's sleeve, connected to each other by a wire loop; on the top of each button is an image of an anchor, with the letters "S S H" above, and a rope-like edge; printed on the underside of each button is "BARNUM & CO./ N.Y."

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