This is a circa 1890s uniform button for the United Confederate Veterans. Formed in 1889, the organization would become the Sons of Confederate Veterans eight years later. The button is by Thomas J. Dunn & Company Manufacturers of New York.
Approximately 1” in diameter.
THOS. J. DUNN & CO. MFRS N.Y.
This is from a confederate collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VBEX12 LHEX3/12
7+ (Very Fine+): The button shows some small spots of light wear and tarnish.
As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.