Massachusetts Artillery button

creade

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I love September! I went out yesterday,cooler temps👍,Clear skies👍👍,no bugs👍👍👍 I used the reaper program for my deus and wanted to see how it compares. I'm a believer! Started off a little slow but I was hitting stuff I know missed last year.5 buttons,a hem weight and a small buckle. On one button I saw a cannon before cleaning it so I thought it was another war of 1812 button. It was but it's a Massachusetts Artillery button! There was only 2714 artillery so it's kind of a rare button. I'm over the moon on this one!!! It was a horrible sounding target too. They had put a square nail through the shank. I'm not sure why,maybe to display? Each year ,for the last 7 years, I've found something great in September,my streak is safe! PXL_20210908_120339272.jpg PXL_20210908_120434316.jpg PXL_20210908_120406144.jpg
 
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CRUSADER

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Not seen that button posted before - CONGRATS
 

Lenrac2

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Awesome button!! Congrats!!
 

Silvermonkey

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Great finds creade! The Mass artillery button is awesome! Care to share the " reaper" program that you mentioned?
 

pepperj

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Congrats on the great looking button!
 

ajaj

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Ummm, a very special button! Congratulations on a great find.

aj
 

The Rebel

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That's one beautiful button! WTG!
 

lenmac65

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Terrific button. The square nail kind of makes it even more interesting, and it did not seem to effect the front. Congrats!
 

Gene Mean

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That would have looked real sharp on a uniform.
 

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Lost Signal

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Love that button.

I'm afraid we have to wait until mid November before it gets cool and bugs go away.
 

JeffInMass

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Fantastic find- Congrats!!
 
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creade

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thanks!
 

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