Civil War Pa Chausseur Droop Wing Eagle Coat Button

Civil War Pennsylvania droop wing eagle, with an arch of stars above, Chausseur's coat button. This is a 1-piece convex, cast white metal, button. The distinctive shank is straight. These buttons were worn by both the 62nd & 83rd Penn. regiments. A few Mass & New York regiments used these buttons as well. The reverse has a raised Cordier Freres/Paris backmark. $165