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Antique and Vintage Military Buttons
Buttons sewn to military uniforms and worn during conflicts are among of the most popular areas of military-related collecting. In the United States, buttons from the Civil War are especially sought after, and are often described as being "dug" and or "non dug," depending on whether or not they have been excavated. That, however, does not mean that a tarnished button is evidence of authenticity. Many unscrupulous militaria dealers simply bury...