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    Edwin M. Stanton's Bronze Inkstand. Ornate, mid-Victorian design with leaves and budding flowers, marked on the bottom "H. Leblanc"; one original, open, cut-glass ink bottle is present (the other apparently long ago broken). Nicely patinated with only expected wear. A fine personal memento of the great war secretary. Accompanied by a notarized affidavit signed by Edwin M. Stanton (a great, great grand-nephew of the secretary), 11 Septemeber 1978, thoroughly describing the inkstand and its ownership down to himself.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2008
    20th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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