This is a beautiful Civil War Connecticut Militia coat button by Scovill Manufacturing Corporation. The button has wonderful detail and gilding.
Circa Civil War
About 13/16” in diameter
“SICILLUM REIPUBLICAE CONNECTICUTENSIS. OUI. TRANST. SUST. SCOVILL MF’G CO. WATERBURY.”
This is from a Civil War collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MBX17 LHEX4/17
8+ (Excellent): The Gilding is excellent on this piece.
As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.