Brass-US Cavalry Officer buttons. These are the correct Civil War style with the flat shield and “C”. These buttons were sometimes purchased by the men and used on enlisted uniforms as well. Numbers of this type are also found on Confederate officer and enlisted uniforms. Available in sizes Small or Large
Made by Waterbury, USA.
Large, approximately 7/8″, used on Great Coats and Frock Coats.
Small, approximately 5/8″, used on Caps, Vests, Cuffs, Overcoat Capes, etc.