button

Maker
Firmin & Son
Description
Six small brass buttons from the tunic of chief engineer of the Carron Line ships SS Derwent and SS Carron (the latter during the First World War). Domed front with attachment loop on back. The front is embossed with the Carron Co coat-of-arms, viz phoenix above crossed cannon with the date 1759 in exergue. Rope border.
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Department
Maker
Production place
Signature & date
embossing:front:"1759"
stamping:back:"FIRMIN & SONS LD/ LONDON"
Associated person
Measurement type, part and reading
Dimensions:0 - Whole:H 1.6cm (H 5/8")
Accession number
2002-030-001