Share your favorites on Show & Tell

U.S. Coast Guard button

In Military and Wartime > Military Buttons > Show & Tell.
All items123285 of 133146Vacheron Constantin Ladies Gold & Diamond WatchRailroad Jack
Love it
Like it

vanskyock24vanskyock24 loves this.
ttomtuckerttomtucker likes this.
Add to collection

Please create an account, or Log in here

If you don't have an account, create one here.

Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate

Posted 5 years ago


(68 items)

I have been told this is a U.S. Coast Guard button around Civil War era. It is in real nice shape. No dents or broken parts.


  1. YardSaleDave, 5 years ago
    If it is Coast Guard or Light House Service, it's not a variant I am familiar with.
    Does it have a back mark? might be able to ID it through the maker.
    Check this link for standard issue buttons.
  2. SMD SMD, 5 years ago
    Definitely not US Live Saving Service (which became the Coast Guard), those look like this:

    James can you post a clearer image?
  3. SMD SMD, 5 years ago
    I think it's Navy, perhaps from a pea coat?
  4. YardSaleDave, 5 years ago
    I agree with SMD, from a Pea coat, but i think more likely a fantasy button rather than service button.

Want to post a comment?

Create an account or login in order to post a comment.