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    4 DIFFERENT ADMIRAL GEORGE DEWEY SPANISH AMERICAN WAR BADGES.

    Four different 1898 Spanish American War/George Dewey medals.  1) Appx. 1-1/4" with an aluminum center inside of a decorative brass frame with a loop at the top for attachment. On one side is the ship with "Remember the Maine"  and on the rev. Cuba Must be Fre with their flag; 2) 1-3/8" attachment with an embossed pic and "Reception of Admiral Dewey by the City of New York 1899". This is suspended with a cannon top bar and bar with "Municipal Committee" below; 3) 3-5/8" long with "Souvenir" on the top bar and a gold brass center picturing Adm. Dewey and 4)  5" long with a top bar embossed image of the US Capitol, woven flags below and "Washington City, Oct. 1899" on the rectangular bar. This holds  a 1-3/4" embossed medal of "George Dewey"  and on the rev. his ship the Olympia.  This is in excellent/near mint cond.



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    Auction Dates
    July, 2004
    29th Thursday
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