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    Relics: Four Relics Related to American Authors, from the Collection of J. S. Reigart, including: a sprig of dried flowers "From the Grave of Washington Irving" in a 5" x 6.5" period frame, a 4.25" turned wooden spindle identified as "Platform on which the Coffin of Henry Ward Beecher stood in Plymouth Church Thursday March 10th 1887", a small glass vial containing a piece of wooden shingle or lathing identified as from "Wayside, Hawthorne's Home" and a small glass vial or beaker containing two pieces of wood described as a "Piece of the Old Mill in Sleepy Hollow immortalized by Washington Irving."

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2011
    21st Saturday
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