Rare Chatwin & Sons Confederate A Coat Button CSA208 in Tice's Button Book

Non dug CSA208 in Tice, Confederate A coat button. It is a low convex 2-piece button. The front has a plain A on a recessed lined field. The reverse has a small depressed CHATWIN & SONS * BIRMINGHAM *, between two rings of dots, backmark. The shank is straight. This coat button measures app. 21.5 mm's in diameter. It has not been shined and is as found. This is a tough button to locate. The market is tanking, buy a good button instead. $2300