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Old 07-13-2019, 01:57 PM
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Default Eagle button!

Done a few searches and if I'm not mistaken it's civil war era? What do you think?
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Old 07-13-2019, 04:37 PM
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something in the pic for size might help, however it appears to be a general service Eagle button. Civil war is a probability, the backmark would help with the ID. Size would tell where on the uniform the button would go. Very small is a cuff button, larger would be a coat button.

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Old 07-13-2019, 05:23 PM
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Well, for whatever reason it's now not letting me upload pics. The button is the exact size of a nickel. From what I can make out, the writing on the back possibly says Extra Quality.

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Old 07-14-2019, 09:51 AM
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These were used up to 1908 so probably not civil war era but later 1800's.

Nickle size is a coat button and without stars is an enlisted person.
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