Button (information artifact)

Object number
FIC.2019.035 AB
Date
1780s
Description
Tag tide to "A" = "George Washing Button. Gift of Miss Agnes Storer Nov. 20, 1922" Note = "Brass Patriotic Button Inscribed "Long Live the President" around initials G.W. with the initials of the thirteen original encircling of motto. Probably of American manufacture. Button A has the design mentioned above no the front and back while Button B has the design on the front and is blank on the back. 
Materials
brass
Inscription
"George Washing Button. Gift of Miss Agnes Storer Nov. 20, 1922"
"Long Live the President"
Credit Line
Newport Historical Society Collection
Object Type
buttons (information artifacts)