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Object Name BUTTON
Catalog Number 0985.05.00025
Description Cuff size brass Louisiana State Seal button with backmark "WATERBURY BUTTON CO."
Dimensions Dia-0.5 inches
Owned Nathan Bedford Forrest
Made Waterbury Button Company
Provenance The button was attached to a card describing it as being part of General Nathan Bedford Forrest's accoutrement. See (0985.5.24). No other association with Forrest is noted.
People Forrest, Nathan Bedford