May 08, 2012, 07:36 AM
Jim, I have the business card of an NJ button dealer. I will bring the info for you on Thursday.
May 08, 2012, 08:12 AM
May 08, 2012, 08:24 AM
I cannot believe what nice shape those buttons are in for their age. That must be pretty neutral soil, eh?
It's great to see you guys with your MD setups. Lots of inspiration for a dilettante like me!
Thank you so much for posting, Jim.
May 08, 2012, 08:43 AM
Vnf's! Looks like an amazing day.
May 08, 2012, 08:55 AM
Congratulations Jim, great finds! You and Arty should be doing the Happy Dance, and if you can't Diane should do it for you!!! LOL. Great hunt.
May 08, 2012, 09:57 AM
Wow! Amazing finds! Makes me want to visit Jersey...
May 08, 2012, 10:02 AM
That's AWESOME !!!
"Casper" - coincidence -check it out - (someone changed it but it used to say "Master of the Treasure" - instead of Treasurer... http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Casper_(name)
Motto = "I try to hit where others cant or others wont "
May 08, 2012, 11:44 AM
A day of legend indeed! The GW's are gorgeous. Nice set of cufflinks too
May 08, 2012, 03:17 PM
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May 08, 2012, 05:36 PM
Thanks guys I found a website that is very informative on the GW buttons. Ill post a link up now. George Washington 1789 Inaugural Button
May 08, 2012, 06:34 PM
I have three of the exact same buttons -- all from one site, only a few feet apart.(NJ) I researched and read about a GW order of silver-plated "vest buttons." Size matches.
May 08, 2012, 06:36 PM
Wonderful heart stopping finds! That deep plow really helps but it's becoming a thing of the past. Get it while it's good!
May 08, 2012, 07:12 PM
Hey Tiger do you have pictures you could post?
Originally Posted by tigerbeetle
May 08, 2012, 07:25 PM
Awesome finds my friend !! History is out there and here is proof. I love it !!! Way to go
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