Dug Kentucky Civil War Staff Coat Button With Gold Highlights

Good condition dug Civil War Kentucky staff coat button. The front has gilt highlights and a nice brownish patina with no pushes, pinholes or damage. The reverse has a c.1860 Scovill Mf'g Co. Waterbury, between two rings of dots, backmark. The shank is lightly bent and there is some surface rust on a section. A rare dug Confederate button. $495