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Old 10-10-2018, 05:44 PM
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Default G.M.I. button

Hey folks, found a G.M.I. (Georgia Military Institute) button a while back close to where I live in Putnam county Ga. It has a Scovill backmark and still has the shank on the back. I plan on keeping it but would like to know if it has any value. Sorry the pictures are bad, it says Cadet & 1851 on the front.
Does anyone have any idea if it's worth anything?
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Old 10-10-2018, 07:35 PM
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Congrats on a great button . Very nice find.
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Old 10-10-2018, 08:20 PM
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Man that's a very nice find congrats.

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Old 10-10-2018, 08:45 PM
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Thanks guys
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Old 10-10-2018, 10:29 PM
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The last North South Trader Price Guide, 12th edition, says your button ranges from $450 to $650 for excavated ones. Also prices have been going down some overall for civil war artifacts. You button is not in that great of a condition so I would guess your button would be around $300.
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Old 10-11-2018, 12:17 PM
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Appreciate the info DUG.GAP
I had no clue it would be worth anything even close to that.
I think Iíll put it in the gun safe.
Thanks for the replies everybody!
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Old 10-12-2018, 03:00 AM
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Man, thatís a keeper! Congrats on a sweet button
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Old 10-13-2018, 08:32 AM
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Very nice find buddy.

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Old 10-16-2018, 09:24 PM
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Great save!!

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