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    12th Mass Dog Tag [KIA Antietam], 6th Corps Hat Badge and Assorted Exonumia.
    1) 27 mm brass "War of 1861" dog tag inscribed: "George W. Porter Co. B 12th Mass. Vol. Inf. Sommersworth". Fairly sharp detail, except verso depicting eagle is worn. The 12th Massachusetts suffered the highest casualty rate at Antietam. Porter was among the casualties. 2) 23 mm silver 6th Corps hat badge with two attachment prongs. 3) Planed-down US large cent with multiple engraved designs on the obverse (shield, discharging cannon, crossed swords, assorted lettering reading "3 B N GA R" and more. 4) 1852 silver quarter counter-stamped "Martin Barnes". 5) 1853 silver quarter with partial brooch attachment on the reverse and Masonic symbols engraved on the obverse, reading "Wm. Hice Temple Lodge No. 47". Hice served in the 55th Regiment Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry.


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    17th Tuesday
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