Revolutionar War Royal Provincial (Loyalist) Coat Button
Coat size 22mm. Bent as dug, full shank site undertermiend. Examples are found at most sites where Loyalist units served. This is a great example of button worn by the Loyalist infantry under the command of Col. Tavington in Mel Gibson's The Patriot. See Troianie, Insignia of Independence p. 169 for examples.