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Object Name Pin, Insignia
Catalog Number 0985.11.00054a
Description Pin made from a Confederate States Navy button with backmark - "COURTNEY & TENNANT / SC / CHARLESTON." This button is associated with another Navy button (.54b) made into a pin and two other small Navy buttons (.54c-.54d) made into earrings.
Dimensions Dia-0.875 inches
Owned Unknown
Made Courtney and Tennant / Webb's Jewelry Store
Provenance These buttons were taken to Webb's Jewelry Store in Baltimore, Maryland in 1866 to be made into jewelry.
Search Terms Confederate States Navy
Baltimore, Maryland
Subjects Navies
Naval personnel
Jewelry making
Jewelry stores