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Hard White Pewter Coat Button, Anson Matthews
Item #: Z6059
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Z6059 Hard White Pewter Coat Button, Anson Matthews
Description: Nice ornate civilian style button produced by Anson Matthews of Southington, Connecticut. Tice states that between 1806-1830, "Matthews was a prolific maker of hard, white, pewter buttons with iron shanks." This example has a brass shank bent to the side. Tice also states that, "he was issued a patent in 1815 for an improvement in manufacturing buttons molds from wood."
Backmark: "A. MATTHEWS” rm
Measures: 20 mm
Reference: "Dating Buttons” Tice Pg. 94
Recovered: Non-Excavated


Shipping Weight: 0.25 lb
Item # Z6059
Your Price $12.00 USD

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