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Title: Three small uniform buttons

Accession Number: 2005.34.438
Category: CLOTHING & ACCESSORIES
Type: Buttons
Maker: Barnum & Co.
Place: USA, NY, New York
Date:
Materials: metal
Description: Button; Three small uniform buttons; from the collection of Captain Richard C. Mears (1829-1899); three small uniform buttons, possibly military, most likely for buttoning a uniform's sleeve; 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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