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    Lincoln, Grant and Washington: Large Sculptural Roundel Plaque. Very handsome and well-done copper and brass plaque with raised heads of Washington, Lincoln and Grant, all facing left, surrounded with a circular border of stars. Titled "Triumviri Americani" (American Commissioners), it is captioned below: "Pater 1789. Salvator 1861. Custos 1869." (Father, Savior, Watchman). Possibly issued at the time of Grant's first inauguration as President. Missing four stars; otherwise in excellent condition. Housed in the original, deeply-recessed mahogany frame. Not signed nor marked as to manufacturer. Massive and very impressive display piece that measures approximately 33.5 inches overall, the inner plaque measuring around 26.5" [sight].

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    September, 2016
    17th Saturday
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