Non Dug Independence Guard 12th New York Militia Cuff Civil War Button

Early Civil War Independence Guard, 12th New York Militia, cuff or kepi button. It is a non dug 2-piece gilt brass button. The front has a centered 12 surrounded by a wreath. The reverse has an RMDC, H. BRO & ALLIEN NY backmark. The shank is straight and this button dates to the 1850's. It shows some light highpoint use wear and measures 14 mm's in diameter. $45