Button (information artifact)

Object number
FIC.2019.033
Description
Gold button with an anchor on front and loop on back to attach to clothing. "Dennison's GG Quality. I presented a design to Admiral Duey, for a U.S. Naval Reserve button which he had the Naval designing adopt a year later - I made this design after the button that I presented to the members of the Rhode Island militia - that I had arranged" 
Materials
metal
Inscription
"US NR" (Front)
"Fine Quality" (back)
Credit Line
Newport Historical Society Collection
Object Type
buttons (information artifacts)